Hamartoma

Known as: Hamartoma [Disease/Finding], Hamartomas, hamartomatous 
A benign (not cancer) growth made up of an abnormal mixture of cells and tissues normally found in the area of the body where the growth occurs.

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1941-2018
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Insulin stimulates protein synthesis and cell growth by activation of the protein kinases Akt (also known as protein kinase B… (More)
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2007
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2007
Intestinal polyposis, a precancerous neoplasia, results primarily from an abnormal increase in the number of crypts, which… (More)
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2006
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2006
SMAD4 (MAD homologue 4 (Drosophila)), also known as DPC4 (deleted in pancreatic cancer), is a tumour suppressor gene that encodes… (More)
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2005
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2005
Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) are hamartomatous vascular malformations characterized by abnormally enlarged capillary… (More)
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2002
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2002
Tuberous sclerosis (TSC) is a autosomal dominant genetic disorder caused by mutations in either TSC1 or TSC2, and characterized… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is an autosomal-dominant disorder characterized by hamartomatous polyps in the gastrointestinal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The tumour suppressor gene PTEN , which maps to 10q23.3 and encodes a 403 amino acid dual specificity phosphatase (protein… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Peutz-Jeghers (PJ) syndrome is an autosomal-dominant disorder characterized by melanocytic macules of the lips, multiple… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Familial juvenile polyposis is an autosomal dominant disease characterized by a predisposition to hamartomatous polyps and… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cowden disease (CD) is an autosomal dominant cancer predisposition syndrome associated with an elevated risk for tumours of the… (More)
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