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Pancreatic Carcinoma

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A carcinoma arising from the exocrine pancreas. The overwhelming majority of pancreatic carcinomas are adenocarcinomas. [ NCI ]

Synonyms: Pancreatic cancer (not Islets), Cancer of Pancreas, exocrine cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreatic Carcinoma, Pancreas Carcinoma, Pancreatic cancer (excluding Islets), NOS, Exocrine Pancreas Carcinoma, Pancreas Cancer, pancreatic cancer, Cancer of the Pancreas, Carcinoma of the Pancreas, Carcinoma of Pancreas

Term info

Subsets

NCIT_C126659, NCIT_C118168, NCIT_C102905, NCIT_C158035, NCIT_C138188, NCIT_C158520, NCIT_C156966, NCIT_C103067, NCIT_C156952, NCIT_C116977, NCIT_C138190

ALT DEFINITION

A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the tissues of the pancreas.

Contributing Source

CTRP, CTEP, CPTAC

Display Name

Pancreatic Carcinoma

Legacy Concept Name

Pancreatic_Carcinoma

Maps To

Pancreas Cancer

Neoplasm Has Special Category

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C9292

Neoplastic Status

Malignant

Preferred Name

Pancreatic Carcinoma

Semantic Type

Neoplastic Process

UMLS CUI

C0235974

code

C3850