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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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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Hypothalamic hamartomas (HH) are rare lesions associated with treatment-resistant epilepsy. Open surgery results in… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
CONTEXT - Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common human malignant neoplasm and is a frequently encountered diagnosis in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background: Although an increased cancer risk in Peutz-Jeghers syndrome is established, data on the spectrum of tumors associated… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Hereditary syndromes cause approximately 5 to 15% of overall colorectal cancer (CRC) cases. Hereditary CRC is conventionally… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Germline mutations in LKB1, TSC2, or PTEN tumor suppressor genes result in hamartomatous syndromes with shared tumor biological… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The inherited human disease tuberous sclerosis, characterized by hamartomatous tumors, results from mutations in either TSC1 or… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Familial juvenile polyposis is an autosomal dominant disease characterized by a predisposition to hamartomatous polyps and… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Peutz-Jeghers (PJ) syndrome is an autosomal-dominant disorder characterized by melanocytic macules of the lips, multiple… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Nineteen cases of fibrolipomatous hamartoma of nerve without macrodactyly and seven cases with macrodactyly are discussed. Twenty… Expand