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Epithelial ovarian cancer

Known as: carcinoma, ovarian epithelial, Ovarian epithelial cancer, epithelial ovarian carcinoma 
A malignant neoplasm originating from the surface ovarian epithelium. It accounts for the greatest number of deaths from malignancies of the female… 
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Vascular endothelial growth factor is a key promoter of angiogenesis and disease progression in epithelial ovarian… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Ovarian cancer is the most lethal gynecologic malignancy. Efforts at early detection and new therapeutic approaches to reduce… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
  • E. Lengyel
  • American Journal of Pathology
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 20398612
The biology of ovarian carcinoma differs from that of hematogenously metastasizing tumors because ovarian cancer cells primarily… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) is the sixth most common cancer in women worldwide and, despite advances in detection and… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In a recent report, [Zhang et al. (2003) N. Engl. J. Med. 348, 203-213], the presence of CD3+ tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Regulatory T (Treg) cells mediate homeostatic peripheral tolerance by suppressing autoreactive T cells. Failure of host antitumor… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Although tumor-infiltrating T cells have been documented in ovarian carcinoma, a clear association with clinical… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Germline mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 confer high risks of breast and ovarian cancer, but the average magnitude of these risks is… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Data collected from 2,197 white ovarian cancer patients and 8,893 white controls in 12 US case-control studies conducted in the… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The murine monoclonal antibody OC 125 reacts with an antigen (CA 125) common to most nonmucinous epithelial ovarian carcinomas…