55,917 results match your criteria Gastric Carcinoma

Gastric cancer and genomics: review of literature.

J Gastroenterol 2022 Jun 25. Epub 2022 Jun 25.

Division of Gastroenterology and Nephrology, Department of Multidisciplinary Internal Medicine, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, 36-1 Nishi-cho, Yonago, Tottori, 683-8504, Japan.

Gastric cancer (GC) is a major health concern in many countries. GC is a heterogeneous disease stratified by histopathological differences. However, these variations are not used to determine GC management. Read More

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Progressive dysbiosis of human orodigestive microbiota along the sequence of gastroesophageal reflux, Barrett's esophagus, and esophageal adenocarcinoma.

Int J Cancer 2022 Jun 24. Epub 2022 Jun 24.

Department of Pathology, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA.

The incidence of esophageal adenocarcinoma (EA) has drastically increased in the United States since 1970s for unclear reasons. We hypothesized that the widespread usage of antibiotics has increased the procarcinogenic potential of the orodigestive microbiota along the sequence of gastroesophageal reflux (GR), Barrett's esophagus (BE), and EA phenotypes. This case control study included normal controls (NC) and three disease phenotypes GR, BE, and EA. Read More

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Malignancy Diseases in Kidney Transplantation, Clinical Outcomes, Patient, and Allograft Survival: A Case-Control Study.

Transplant Proc 2022 Jun 22. Epub 2022 Jun 22.

Faculty of Medical Sciences, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil; IMUNOLAB - Laboratory of Histocompatibility, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Electronic address:

Background: Malignancy is a well-known complication in patients after kidney transplantation (KT), but its effect on posttransplant outcomes, allograft, and patient survival remains unexplored. The aim of this study is to report the impact of the comorbidity on clinical outcome, function, and failure of an allograft kidney.

Methods: This case-control study included 101 KT patients. Read More

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Upper gastrointestinal bleeding secondary to late gastric metastasis of renal cell carcinoma.

Rev Esp Enferm Dig 2022 Jun 24. Epub 2022 Jun 24.

Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario San Agustín, España.

Clear cell renal cell carcinoma is the most common renal neoplasm in adults. It has a relatively slow growth pattern that delays diagnosis until the onset of local, paraneoplastic or metastasis-related manifestations, and an unpredictable behavior ranging from aggressive tumors with poor short-term prognosis to late recurrence cases where metastases are identified years after nephrectomy, the latter scenario being the subject of the case we herein report. Read More

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Impact of Amarogentin on Gastric Carcinoma Cell Multiplication, Apoptosis and Migration via circKIF4A/miR-152-3p.

J Immunol Res 2022 14;2022:2156204. Epub 2022 Jun 14.

Department of Health Care, First Hospital of Changsha, Changsha, 410005 Hunan, China.

Objective: The active ingredients extracted from natural plants have anti-GC actions and can slow down gastric carcinoma (GC) progression. To investigate the impact of Amarogentin (AG) on GC cell multiplication, apoptosis and migration and the possible mechanisms.

Methods: qRT-PCR quantification of circKIF4A and miR-152-3p in GC tissues and normal counterparts as well as HGC-27 (human GC cell strain) and GES-1 (human gastric mucosal epithelial cell strain) was performed. Read More

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A Case Report of Immunotherapy-Resistant MSI-H Gastric Cancer with Significant Intrapatient Tumoral Heterogeneity Characterized by Histologic Dedifferentiation.

J Clin Med 2022 Jun 14;11(12). Epub 2022 Jun 14.

Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 E. Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA.

We describe a patient with both gastric adenocarcinoma and metastatic squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of unknown primary site. The possibility of a single malignant clonal process as opposed to differing primaries was supported by the finding of both histologies exhibiting high microsatellite instability. Despite evidence of tumor microsatellite instability, the patient's disease process did not respond to immune checkpoint inhibition. Read More

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Epstein-Barr Virus Association with Breast Cancer: Evidence and Perspectives.

Biology (Basel) 2022 May 24;11(6). Epub 2022 May 24.

Universidad de Tarapacá, Arica 1000000, Chile.

Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is an enveloped DNA virus that belongs to the gamma Herpesviridae family. The virus establishes a latent/lytic persistent infection, though it can be involved in cancer development in some subjects. Indeed, evidence supports an etiological role of EBV in undifferentiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC), a subset of gastric carcinomas and lymphomas. Read More

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Disseminated Primary Uterine Hepatoid Adenocarcinoma with α-Fetoprotein Production Demonstrated on F-FDG PET/CT.

Diagnostics (Basel) 2022 Jun 12;12(6). Epub 2022 Jun 12.

Department of Oncology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark.

We present the F-Fluorodeoxyglucose (F-FDG) positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) findings in a 57-year-old woman with post-menopausal bleeding diagnosed with hepatoid adenocarcinoma (HAC) with a primary tumour in the uterine corpus and a highly elevated level of serum-α-fetoprotein (S-AFP) at presentation. HAC is a variant of adenocarcinoma with hepatic differentiation representing a heterogeneous group of neoplasms that morphologically and immunphenotypically resemble hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) but are of extrahepatic origin. Microscopically, they are usually poorly differentiated adenocarcinomas proliferating in solid sheets or in a trabecular or cord-like arrangement. Read More

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Targeting Tumor Cells Overexpressing the Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 3 with Potent Drug Conjugates Based on Affibody Molecules.

Biomedicines 2022 May 31;10(6). Epub 2022 May 31.

Department of Protein Science, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, 114 17 Stockholm, Sweden.

Increasing evidence suggests that therapy targeting the human epidermal growth factor receptor 3 (HER3) could be a viable route for targeted cancer therapy. Here, we studied a novel drug conjugate, Z-ABD-mcDM1, consisting of a HER3-targeting affibody molecule, coupled to the cytotoxic tubulin polymerization inhibitor DM1, and an albumin-binding domain for in vivo half-life extension. Z-ABD-mcDM1 showed a strong affinity to the extracellular domain of HER3 (K 6 nM), and an even stronger affinity (K 0. Read More

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Insight into the Potential of Meehania fargesii var. Radicans against Hp-Induced Gastric Carcinoma Based on Phytochemical and Molecular Docking Studies.

Chem Biodivers 2022 Jun 23:e202200383. Epub 2022 Jun 23.

School of Traditional Chinese Materia Medica, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang, P. R. China.

We used UV-guided method to isolate and identify 12 secondary metabolites from Meehania fargesii var. Radicans for the first time, including eight triterpenoids (1-8), two phenylpropanoid derivatives (9-10) and two flavone glycosides (11-12). Their structures were identified by NMR spectroscopic methods, as well as literature comparison. Read More

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Impact of Subclassification of Serosal Invasion on the Survival of Patients With T4a Gastric Cancer.

In Vivo 2022 Jul-Aug;36(4):1923-1929

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Tokai University School of Medicine, Kanagawa, Japan.

Background/aim: In the Japanese Classification of Gastric Carcinoma, T4a gastric cancer is defined as tumor invasion contiguous to the serosa or penetrating the serosa with exposure to the peritoneal cavity. The aim of this study was to assess the impact of T4a subclassification of gastric cancer on survival.

Patients And Methods: A total of 326 patients with T4a cancer who had undergone gastrectomy were enrolled. Read More

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Advanced Gastric Cancer With Intramural Abscess: A Case Report of a Rare Clinicopathological Condition.

In Vivo 2022 Jul-Aug;36(4):1998-2001

Division of Digestive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan.

Background: Gastric wall abscess (GWA) itself is a rare clinicopathological condition, and there has been no report of primary gastric cancer complicated by GWA. Herein, we present a case of advanced gastric cancer with intramural abscess, which was successfully treated with curative gastrectomy.

Case Report: A 77-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital for dull epigastric pain with inflammatory findings and diagnosed with advanced gastric cancer (cT4aN1M0 Stage III) with intramural abscess. Read More

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[A pregnant woman with gastric cancer and placental involvement].

Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 2022 Jun 15;166. Epub 2022 Jun 15.

Isala ziekenhuis, afd. Pathologie, Zwolle.

Background: About 200 pregnant women in the Netherlands are yearly diagnosed with cancer. Pregnant women with cancer are often diagnosed later than non-pregnant women because symptoms of cancer are common during pregnancy and may elude suspicion. We report a patient with gastric carcinoma masquerading as hyperemesis gravidarum. Read More

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Harefuah 2022 Jun;161(6):383-389

Department of Surgery A, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

Introduction: Pancreatic cancer (PC) is the 11th most common malignancy worldwide, however, entailing a mortality in excess of 90% within 5 years from diagnosis, it is the 4th most fatal malignant disease. PC is commonly diagnosed at an advanced stage, in which curative resection is no longer possible. Even patients who present with potentially curable disease will have upward of 30% recurrence of their disease within the first year. Read More

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Inhibitors Targeting Multiple Janus Kinases From Mediate Inhibition and Apoptosis Against Gastric Cancer Cells the Estrogen Pathway.

Front Chem 2022 6;10:922110. Epub 2022 Jun 6.

CAS Key Laboratory of Plant Germplasm Enhancement and Specialty Agriculture, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China.

Janus kinases (JAKs) play a key role in subtly regulating proliferation, apoptosis, and differentiation of cancer cells, and their inhibitors are actively sought as new drug leads. By developing JAKs based affinity ultrafiltration method coupled with LC/Q-TOF-MS in order to discover selective JAKs inhibitors from total quaternary alkaloids (QAs) from , peak 19 (Berberine) and peak 21 (Chelerythrine) were revealed to exhibit notable selectivity on JAK1, JAK2, and JAK3 over Tyk2. In addition, Chelerythrine showed stronger inhibitory activity than the positive control (Cerdulatinib) on gastric cancer cells (AGS), while Berberine, with weaker inhibition. Read More

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Lymph node distribution in patients with remnant gastric cancer.

J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2022 Jun 21. Epub 2022 Jun 21.

Department of Surgery From Hospital da Santa Casa de Misericórdia de São Paulo, Santa Casa of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

Background: Remnant gastric cancer (RGC) is defined as a carcinoma that develops in the gastric remnant from 5 years after gastrectomy, regardless of the primary gastric disease. The pattern of lymph node dissemination in these patients is not well understood. The present study aims to understand the lymph node distribution of patients with RGC in a single center. Read More

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Glycan expression profile of signet ring cell gastric cancer cells and potential applicability of rBC2LCN-targeted lectin drug conjugate therapy.

Gastric Cancer 2022 Jun 17. Epub 2022 Jun 17.

Department of Gastrointestinal and Hepato-Billiary-Pancreatic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8575, Japan.

Background: Signet ring cell carcinoma (SRC) is a distinct subtype of gastric cancer (GC); however, the specific characteristics of cancer cell surface glycans and glycosylation remain unclear. In this study, we investigated SRC-specific glycans using lectin microarray and evaluated the potential applicability of a glycan-targeting therapy.

Methods: SRC cell lines (NUGC-4 and KATO-III) and non-SRC (NSRC) cell lines (NCI-N87, SNU-1, and MKN-45) were subjected to lectin microarray analysis to identify the SRC-specific glycans. Read More

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Use of anti-androgenic 5α-reductase inhibitors and risk of oesophageal and gastric cancer by histological type and anatomical sub-site.

Br J Cancer 2022 Jun 17. Epub 2022 Jun 17.

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

Background: To investigate if anti-androgenic medications 5α-reductase inhibitors (5-ARIs) decrease the risk of developing oesophageal and gastric tumours, analysed by histological type and anatomical sub-site.

Methods: A Swedish population-based cohort study between 2005 and 2018 where men using 5-ARIs were considered exposed. For each exposed participant, ten male age-matched non-users of 5-ARIs (non-exposed) were included. Read More

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Cyclin D1 Serves as a Poor Prognostic Biomarker in Stage I Gastric Cancer.

Curr Issues Mol Biol 2022 Mar 20;44(3):1395-1406. Epub 2022 Mar 20.

Department of Surgery, Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University College of Medicine, Jinju 52727, Korea.

TNM stage still serves as the best prognostic marker in gastric cancer (GC). The next step is to find prognostic biomarkers that detect subgroups with different prognoses in the same TNM stage. In this study, the expression levels of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and cyclin D1 were assessed in 96 tissue samples, including non-tumorous tissue, adenoma, and carcinoma. Read More

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DEAD-box helicase 56 functions as an oncogene promote cell proliferation and invasion in gastric cancer via the FOXO1/p21 Cip1/c-Myc signaling pathway.

Bioengineered 2022 May;13(5):13970-13985

Department of Gastrointestinal Gland Surgery, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, China.

DEAD-box helicase (DDX) family exerts a critical effect on cancer initiation and progression through alternative splicing, transcription and ribosome biogenesis. Increasing evidence has demonstrated that DEAD-box helicase 56 (DDX56) is over-expressed in several cancers, which plays an oncogenic role. Till the present, the impact of DDX56 on gastric cancer (GC) remains unclear. Read More

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Long non-coding RNA (FALEC) promotes malignant behaviors of gastric cancer cells by regulating miR-203b/PIM3 axis.

Ann Transl Med 2022 May;10(10):579

Department of Oncology, Zhujiang Hospital of Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China.

Background: Existing research shows that long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) have important regulatory effects in gastric cancer (GC). In recent years, focally amplified lncRNA on chromosome 1 (FALEC) has been repeatedly reported to have carcinogenic effects in thyroid carcinoma, colorectal cancer, and endometrial cancer, etc. While the role and mechanism of FALEC during GC tumorigenesis remains unclear. Read More

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Metastasis of Renal Cell Carcinoma to the Stomach Twenty One Years from Initial Diagnosis.

Ulster Med J 2022 May 15;91(2):95-97. Epub 2022 Jun 15.

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Daisy Hill.

A female in her 80's presented to our Emergency Department following a fall. She reported general malaise, weight loss and raised inflammatory markers. Background included renal cell carcinoma 21 years previous, managed with radical nephrectomy. Read More

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A Novel Exosome-Relevant Molecular Classification Uncovers Distinct Immune Escape Mechanisms and Genomic Alterations in Gastric Cancer.

Front Pharmacol 2022 3;13:884090. Epub 2022 Jun 3.

Department of Oncology, Xiamen Haicang Hospital, Xiamen, China.

Gastric cancer (GC) is a highly heterogeneous malignant carcinoma. This study aimed to conduct an exosome-based classification for assisting personalized therapy for GC. Based on the expression profiling of prognostic exosome-related genes, GC patients in The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) cohort were classified using the unsupervised consensus clustering approach, and the reproducibility of this classification was confirmed in the GSE84437 cohort. Read More

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Signet ring cell gastric carcinoma with breast and leptomeningeal metastases: a case report.

Med Pharm Rep 2022 Jan 31;95(1):88-91. Epub 2022 Jan 31.

"Prof. Dr. Ion Chiricuţă" Oncology Institute, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

Gastric cancer is the 5 most common malignancy worldwide. Signet ring cell histology represents an aggressive subtype of gastric cancer, presenting at a younger age. Both breast and leptomeningeal metastases are rare locations of tumor dissemination, requiring correct and immediate diagnosis and treatment. Read More

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The Percentage of Signet Ring Cells Is Inversely Related to Aggressive Behavior and Poor Prognosis in Mixed-Type Gastric Cancer.

Front Oncol 2022 26;12:897218. Epub 2022 May 26.

Department of Medicine, Surgery and Neurosciences, Unit of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

Background And Objectives: Only recently the percentage of signet ring cells (SRCs) in gastric cancer (GC) has been proposed as an independent predictor of survival. High amounts of SRCs have been related to lower recurrence and mortality rates, better prognosis, and favorable clinicopathological features in a poorly cohesive histotype. It is not known what the effect of SRC percentage in mixed-type GC is. Read More

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FOXP4-AS1 May be a Potential Prognostic Biomarker in Human Cancers: A Meta-Analysis and Bioinformatics Analysis.

Front Oncol 2022 26;12:799265. Epub 2022 May 26.

The First Clinical Medical College of Gansu University of Chinese Medicine (Gansu Provincial Hospital), Lanzhou, China.

Background: Cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Early diagnosis can significantly lower cancer-related mortality. Studies have shown that the lncRNA Forkhead box P4 antisense RNA 1 (FOXP4-AS1) is aberrantly expressed in various solid tumors. Read More

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Interplays between non-coding RNAs and chemokines in digestive system cancers.

Biomed Pharmacother 2022 Aug 15;152:113237. Epub 2022 Jun 15.

Research Center for Biochemistry and Nutrition in Metabolic Diseases, Institute for Basic Sciences, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, Islamic Republic of Iran. Electronic address:

Within tumors, chemokines and their cognate receptors are expressed by infiltrated leukocytes, cancerous cells, and related cells of stroma, like tumor-associated fibroblasts and tumor-associated macrophages. In malignancies, the altered expression of chemokines/chemokine receptors governs leukocyte infiltration and activation, epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT), cancer cell proliferation, angiogenesis, and metastasis. Non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs) contribute to multiple physiological and pathophysiological processes. Read More

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Post-neoadjuvant assessment of tumour budding according to ITBCC subgroups delivers stage- and regression-grade independent prognostic information in intestinal-type gastric adenocarcinoma.

J Pathol Clin Res 2022 Jun 17. Epub 2022 Jun 17.

Institute of Pathology, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany.

Tumour budding (TB) has been associated with adverse clinicopathological factors and poor survival in a plethora of therapy-naïve carcinoma entities including gastric adenocarcinoma (GC). As conventional histopathological grading is usually omitted in the post-neoadjuvant setting of GC, our study aimed to investigate the prognostic impact of TB in GCs resected after neoadjuvant therapy. We evaluated TB according to the criteria from the International Tumour Budding Consensus Conference (ITBCC) in 167 post-neoadjuvant resections of intestinal-type GC and correlated the results with overall survival (OS) and clinicopathological parameters. Read More

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Uncommon and Difficult High-Grade Endometrial Carcinomas.

Jelena Mirkovic

Surg Pathol Clin 2022 Jun 20;15(2):301-314. Epub 2022 May 20.

Division of Laboratory Medicine and Molecular Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room E401, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada; Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

This article presents features of uncommon high-grade endometrial carcinomas that often pose a significant diagnostic challenge. An update on undifferentiated and dedifferentiated endometrial carcinoma is first provided, followed by discussions on more recently defined entities such as mesonephric-like carcinoma of the endometrium and gastric-type endometrial carcinomas. Finally, endometrial carcinoma with germ cell or trophoblastic-like components is discussed. Read More

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Hepatoid tumors of the gastrointestinal / pancreatobiliary district: morphology, immunohistochemistry and molecular profiles.

Hum Pathol 2022 Jun 14. Epub 2022 Jun 14.

Department of Diagnostics and Public Health, Section of Pathology, University and Hospital Trust of Verona, Verona, Italy; ARC-Net Research Center for Applied Research on Cancer, University of Verona, Verona, Italy. Electronic address:

Hepatoid tumors (HTs) histologically resemble hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) but manifest outside the liver. Regarding immunohistochemistry (IHC), the classical markers of hepatoid differentiation are Hep Par-1, CD10, and arginase-1. This study provides a critical overview of HT in the gastrointestinal/biliopancreatic system, which is the most common site of origin. Read More

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