A carcinoma that arises from the lung and is characterized by the presence of malignant glandular epithelial cells. There is a male predilection with a male to female ratio of 2:1. Usually lung adenocarcinoma is asymptomatic and is identified through screening studies or as an incidental radiologic finding. If clinical symptoms are present they include shortness of breath, cough, hemoptysis, chest pain, and fever. Tobacco smoke is a known risk factor. [ NCIT:C3512 ]

Synonyms: bronchogenic lung adenocarcinoma nonsmall cell adenocarcinoma adenocarcinoma of the lung Adenocarcinoma of Lung non-small cell lung adenocarcinoma lung adenocarcinoma adenocarcinoma of lung (disorder) adenocarcinoma of lung Adenocarcinoma of the Lung

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Term information

database cross reference
  • GARD:0005742 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MESH:C538231 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • NCIT:C3512 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ONCOTREE:LUAD (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • NCIt:C3512
  • DOID:3910 (MONDO:subClassOf)
  • MSH:C538231
  • EFO:0005288 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MONDO:0005061
  • UMLS:C0152013 (NCIT:C3512)
  • SCTID:254626006 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • OMIM:211980
  • SNOMEDCT:254626006
Subsets

gard_rare

closeMatch

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C27745

http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C1335060

exactMatch

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_3910

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C3512

http://identifiers.org/mesh/C538231

http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0152013

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/254626006

gwas trait

true

id

EFO:0000571

see also

https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/5742/lung-adenocarcinoma

term editor

James Malone

Tomasz Adamusiak