Precancerous Conditions

Known as: Precancerous/nonmalignant condition, Precancerous Condition, Premalignant Condition 
A pathological process with signs indicating it may become cancerous. Representative examples include leukoplakia, dysplastic nevus, actinic… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Atrophic gastritis, intestinal metaplasia, and epithelial dysplasia of the stomach are common and are associated with an… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The existence of mammary stem cells (MaSCs) has been postulated from evidence that the mammary gland can be regenerated by… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The development of a tumor vasculature or access to the host vasculature is a crucial step for the survival and metastasis of… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinases (PI3Ks) are lipid kinases that regulate signaling pathways important for neoplasia, including cell… (More)
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cancer cells frequently display high rates of aerobic glycolysis in comparison to their nontransformed counterparts, although the… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We have previously shown correction of X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency [SCID-X1, also known as gamma chain (gamma(c… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Animal models are powerful tools to analyze the mechanism of the induction of human breast cancer. Here we report a detailed… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Expression of HPV16 early region genes in basal keratinocytes of transgenic mice elicits a multistage pathway to squamous… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Review
1991
Review
1991
There is increasing evidence that the pathogenesis of cancer proceeds by sequential steps from normal cells to premalignant foci… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A distinction can be made between a precancerous condition and a precancerous lesion. The former is a clinical state associated… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?