Embolism, Tumor

Known as: Embolisms, Tumor, Tumor Embolism, Tumor Embolisms 
A tumor embolism involves sudden blockage of an artery by a clot or by other material from tumor fragments transported by the blood stream.
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1948-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is the most lethal form of primary breast cancer. IBC lethality derives from generation of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE The presence of tumor cells in bone marrow has been reported to represent an important prognostic indicator in breast… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
To better understand the mechanism underlying the hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) metastasis and to search potential markers for… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Early metastasis to lymph nodes is a frequent complication in human breast cancer. However, the extent to which this depends on… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
L ymphatic invasion is a commonly reported histopathological finding in the assessment of primary tumors. In some studies, it has… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Recently, the implementation of screening programs using alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) and ultrasonography in high risk… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
E-cadherin is a transmembrane glycoprotein that mediates epithelial cell-to-cell adhesion. Because loss of E-cadherin expression… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Pulmonary tumor thrombotic microangiopathy is characterized by fibrocellular intimal proliferation of small pulmonary arteries… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
A close correlation was demonstrated between levels of host natural cytotoxic (NC) and/or natural killer (NK) cell activity and… (More)
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1970