Sister Mary Joseph's Nodule

Known as: Sister Joseph Nodule, Sister Joseph's Nodule, Sister Josephs Nodule 
Metastatic lesion of the UMBILICUS associated with intra-abdominal neoplasms especially of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT or OVARY.
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2017
Review
2017
Commercial-scale mining for polymetallic nodules could have a major impact on the deep-sea environment, but the effects of these… (More)
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2011
2011
The umbilicus can be affected by various skin diseases including metastasis of internal malignancies, at which point it is known… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND An umbilical metastatic lesion is called 'Sister Mary Joseph's nodule'. It is an uncommon clinical or radiographic… (More)
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2006
2006
The metastasis of a visceral malignancy to the umbilicus is known as "Sister Mary Joseph's nodule" (SMJN). We recently… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Sister Mary Joseph (1856-1939), who was superintendent nurse at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota, U.S.A. (at present… (More)
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2000
2000
In this study, the case is described of an umbilical metastasis as the presenting symptom of an ovarian adenosarcoma. The overall… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The eponym Sister (Mary) Joseph's nodule is referred to the existence of umbilical metastasis. Historically it has been… (More)
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1998
1998
TO THE EDITOR: Sister Mary Joseph's nodule has traditionally been considered a sign of ominous prognosis (survival of 10 months… (More)
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1997
1997
A 72-year-old woman presented with a progressively enlarging, painful umbilical nodule. A biopsy specimen of the lesion showed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The clinical and histologic findings in eighty-five cases of tumors metastatic to the umbilicus were studied. Clinically, the… (More)
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