malignant ascites

Known as: Ascites, Malignant, Malignant ascites, NOS 
Accumulation of fluid in the peritoneal cavity resulting from the growth of primary or metastatic malignant neoplasms in the peritoneum.
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2013
Review
2013
Malignant ascites presents a considerable clinical challenge to the management of ovarian cancer, but also provides a wealth of… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Classic signaling by the proinflammatory cytokine interleukin 6 (IL-6) involves its binding to target cells that express the… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Malignant ascites is a common manifestation of advanced cancers, and treatment options are limited. The trifunctional antibody… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE CD24 is an established marker for poor prognosis in ovarian and other carcinomas. Acquisition of cytoplasmic CD24, as… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE Malignant ascites in ovarian carcinoma patients is associated with poor prognosis and reduced quality of life. The… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Malignant ovarian ascites are rich in cellular components, membrane-bound vesicles, and soluble proteins. This study focused on… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cytokines and growth factors in malignant ascites are thought to modulate a variety of cellular activities of cancer cells and… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE Molecular approaches as supplements to cytological examination of malignant ascites may play an important role in the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Background: Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a potent angiogenic factor that also has the ability to increase… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Ovarian cancer is characterized by the rapid growth of solid intraperitoneal tumors and large volumes of ascitic fluid. Vascular… (More)
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