DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for salivary gland adenoid cystic carcinoma

Salivary gland adenoid cystic carcinoma [DOID:4866]

A salivary gland carcinoma that is characterized by a distinctive pattern in which abnormal nests or cords of epithelial cells surround and/or infiltrate ducts or glandular structures within the affected organ. These structures are typically filled with a mucous-like material or contain abnormal fibrous membranes.

Synonyms:  salivary gland adenoid cystic carcinoma,  DOID:4866,  adenoid cystic cancer,  adenoid cystic carcinoma (morphologic abnormality),  Cylindroma (morphologic abnormality) ...

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