Stromal cell

What is Stromal cell?

These are connective tissue cells of any organ for example uterine mucosa, prostate, bone marrow and ovary. They are cells that support the function of the parenchymal cells of that organ. The interaction between stromal cells and tumor cells is known to play a major role in cancer growth and progression.

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What is central echogenic stroma?

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Echogenicity means the return signal in ultrasound examinations. stromal cells are connective tissue cells of an organ found in the loose...

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hi doc, couple of months ago i found lump in my left breast. i went to doc. he said its FNAC n took a sample from my breast n send it to laborarty...

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It is not cancer untill unless it is causing some problem no surgery needed
Cryoablation of small tumor is advisable

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I was diagnosed with Basal Cell Carcinoma, Nodular Type on June 26-2014 I have had a spot by my eye for at least 20 years, really never got any...

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Basal cell carcinoma is rarely malignant. It is usually localized and only rarely metastasizes. Still, you should get it excised.

Hope I...

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