Thymic Carcinoma

Known as: Carcinomas, Thymic, Thymic Carcinomas, Carcinoma, Thymic 
A thymoma that has an aggressive clinical course (capsular invasion, infiltration of the surrounding tissues) and can metastasize. Although any… (More)

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1944-2017
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Surgery remains the mainstay of treatment for thymic epithelial tumors, and radiation and chemotherapy also have been… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Thymic carcinoma is a malignancy of the anterior mediastinum, always with poor prognosis. Up to the present, very few… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVES Thymic carcinoma is a rare neoplasm more invasive and with a poorer prognosis than ordinary thymoma. Complete curative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Apart from single reported aberrant karyotypes, genetic alterations in thymic epithelial neoplasms have not been investigated so… (More)
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1994
1994
To determine the differences between the cellular characteristics of thymic carcinoma and thymoma, immunohistochemical analysis… (More)
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1993
1993
From 1972 to 1990, we treated eight cases of thymic carcinoma (6 squamous cell and 2 small cell carcinomas). According to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The clinicopathologic features of 60 patients with thymic carcinoma were studied. Patients ranged in age from 10 to 76 years… (More)
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1991
1991
A 22-year-old female with a thymic carcinoma is reported. The tumor was refractory to both chemotherapy and irradiation. The… (More)
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1982
1982
Five histologically distinct variants of thymic carcinoma are described: mixed small cell undifferentiated squamous cell… (More)
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1982
1982
Within a 75-year period, 20 patients with primary nonteratomatous carcinomas of the thymus were seen at the Mayo Clinic. Fourteen… (More)
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