False Transitions between Normal and Cancerous Epithelium

  • Peyton Rous
  • Published 2003 in The Journal of experimental medicine


The question as to whether cancer arises directly from the normal structures amid which it first appears has considerable theoretical importance and has been one of the most debated in pathology. Yet despite much recent investigation it has not been entirely decided. Some workers report that the apparent transitions between normal and cancerous epithelium… (More)

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