lymphoepithelioma

A type of cancer that begins in the tissues covering the nasopharynx (the upper part of the throat behind the nose).

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  • Lymphoepithelioma — For more information on this topic, see Nasopharyngeal carcinomaLymphoepithelioma is a type of poorly differentiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma characterized by prominent infiltration of lymphocytes in the area involved by tumor. Lymphoepithelioma… …   Wikipedia

  • lymphoepithelioma — noun A cancer of the epithelium and lymphoid tissue of the nasopharynx …   Wiktionary

  • lymphoepithelioma — lym·pho·epi·the·li·o·ma (lim″fo ep″ĭ the″le oґmə) a pleomorphic, poorly differentiated transitional cell carcinoma arising from modified epithelium overlying the lymphoid tissue of the nasopharynx; it has a high… …   Medical dictionary

  • lymphoepithelial carcinoma — lymphoepithelioma …   Medical dictionary

  • Regaud tumor — lymphoepithelioma …   Medical dictionary

  • Schmincke tumor — lymphoepithelioma …   Medical dictionary

  • лимфоэпителиома — (lymphoepithelioma; лимфо + эпителиома) см. Шминке опухоль …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • LELC — lymphoepithelioma like carcinoma …   Medical dictionary

  • LELC — • lymphoepithelioma like carcinoma …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

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