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Flashcards in Cancer Deck (17):
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HER2/neu (c-erbB2)

1) Breast, ovarian and gastric carcinoma
2) Pro-onchogene -> tyrosine kinase

2

Ras

1) Colon cancer
2) GTPase
3) Pro-oncogene

3

RET

1) MEN 2A/2B
2) Tyrosine kinase
3) Pro-oncogene

4

c-kit

1) Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST)
2) Cytokine receptor
3) Pro-oncogene

5

p-16

1) Tumor suppressor gene
2) Melanoma

6

BRAF

1) Tumor suppressor gene
2) Melanoma

7

DPC4

1) Tumor suppressor gene
2) Pancreatic cancer

8

DCC

1) Tumor suppressor gene
2) Colon cancer

9

s-100

Tumor marker for melanoma, neural tumors, schwannomas

10

CA 19-9

Tumor marker for pancreatic cancer

11

Vinyl chloride

Angiosarcoma of the liver

12

Carbon tetrachloride

Centrilobular necrosis and fatty change of the liver

13

Cigarette smoke

1) Laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
2) Squamous cell carcinoma and small cell carcinoma of the lung
3) Renal cell carcinoma
4) Transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
5) Pancreatic adenocarcinoma

14

Arsenic

1) Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin
2) Angiosarcoma of the liver

15

Naphthalene (aniline) dyes

Transitional cell cancer of the bladder

16

Alkylating agents

Leukemia

17

Psammoma bodies

1) Papillary adenocarcinoma of thyroid
2) Serous papillary cystadenocarcinoma of ovary
3) Meningioma
4) Malignant mesothelioma