Neoplasia Flashcards Preview

CMBM E4 CB > Neoplasia > Flashcards

Flashcards in Neoplasia Deck (33):
1

Criteria most indicative of malignancy

Metastasis

2

Benign tumor arising from glandular cells

Adenoma

3

Benign tumor arising from smooth muscle cells

Leiomyoma

4

Bening tumor arising from chondrocytes

Chondroma

5

Benign tumor with finger-like projections

Papilloma

6

Benign tumor that projects upward, forming a lump

Polyp

7

Benign tumor with hollow spaces inside

Cystadenoma

8

Common cause for removing leiomyomata

Hypermenorrhea

9

Malignant tumor arising from epithelial tissue

Carcinoma

10

Malignant tumor arising from mesenchymal tissue

Sarcoma

11

Malignant tumor of neuroectodermal cells

Small cell carcinoma

12

Malignant tumor of blood vessels

Angiosarcoma

13

Malignant skeletal muscle tumor

Rhabdomyosarcoma

14

Which tumor produces keratin?

Squamous cell carcinoma

15

What type of tumor has cells that closely resemble original cells?

Well-differentiated

16

State of complete un-differentiation

Anaplasia

17

Pleomorphic
Hyperchromatic
Bizarre nuclear shapes
Architectural anarchy

Anaplasia

18

Disorderly changes in non-neoplastic cells

Dysplasia

19

CIS

Carcinoma in situ

20

Next step after CIS

Cancer

21

What types of cancers have high GFs?

Leukemias
Lymphomas
Small cell lung cancer

22

What types of cancers have low GFs?

Breast cancer
Colon cancer

23

Cancer associated with asbestos

Mesothelioma

24

Cancer associated with benzene

Leukemia

25

Cancer associated with beryllium

Lung cancer

26

Cancer associated with aniline dyes

Uroethlial

27

Cancer associated with radon

Lung

28

Cancer associated with vinyl chloride

Angiosarcoma
Liver cancer

29

Cancer associated with nickel

Nose, liver

30

Cancer associated with cadmium

Prostate

31

Score and 5 year survival rate for low-grade breast cancer

3-5
>95%

32

Score and 5 year survival rate for intermediate grade breast cancer

6-7
80%

33

Score and 5 year survival rate for high grade breast cancer

8-9
60%