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Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm in the Thymus

MedGen UID:
146356
Concept ID:
C0686617
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Metastasis to the Thymus; Metastasis to thymus; Metastatic malignant neoplasm of thymus; Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm to the Thymus; Metastatic malignant neoplasm to thymus; Metastatic Malignant Tumor to the Thymus; Metastatic Neoplasm to the Thymus; Metastatic Tumor to the Thymus; Secondary malignant neoplasm of thymus; Secondary Malignant Neoplasm to the Thymus; Secondary malignant tumor of thymus; Secondary Malignant Tumor to the Thymus
SNOMED CT: Secondary malignant neoplasm of thymus (94632009); Metastatic malignant neoplasm to thymus (94632009); Metastatic malignant neoplasm of thymus (94632009); Metastasis to thymus (94632009); Secondary malignant tumor of thymus (94632009)

Definition

A malignant neoplasm that has spread to the thymus from another anatomic site. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVMetastatic Malignant Neoplasm in the Thymus

Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

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Diagnosis

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Therapy

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Prognosis

Baloch ZW, Asa SL, Barletta JA, Ghossein RA, Juhlin CC, Jung CK, LiVolsi VA, Papotti MG, Sobrinho-Simões M, Tallini G, Mete O
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Clinical prediction guides

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Recent systematic reviews

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