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colorectal carcinoma

^ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/efo/EFO_1001951


A malignant epithelial neoplasm that arises from the colon or rectum and invades through the muscularis mucosa into the submucosa. The vast majority are adenocarcinomas. [ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern ]

Synonyms: Carcinoma of Large Intestine, Cancer of Large Intestine, Cancer of Large Bowel, Large Bowel Carcinoma, Large Intestine Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Large Intestine Carcinoma, Large Bowel Cancer, Carcinoma of Large Bowel