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Apocrine Adenocarcinoma malady

Rare diseases, Endocrine diseases, Cancer diseases categories

Summaries for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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NIH Rare Diseases:41 Apocrine carcinoma is a cancer of a sweat gland.  apocrine carcionoma most often develops under the arm (the axilla), but it can develop on the scalp or other parts of the body.  the cause of apocrine carcinoma is unknown.  apocrine carcinoma usually appears as a single, small, painless bump (nodule) that can vary in color and slowly increases in size.  the average age at the time of diagnosis is 62 years of age, and twice as many men are affected than women.  most apocrine carcinomas can be treated and are not fatal.  treatment of apocrine carcinoma is surgery to remove as much of the cancer as possible.  additional treatments such as radiation therapy and chemotherapy have been used to treat this condition, but the usefulness of these treatments is unproven. last updated: 6/16/2014

MalaCards based summary: Apocrine Adenocarcinoma, also known as apocrine carcinoma, is related to adenocarcinoma and breast cancer. An important gene associated with Apocrine Adenocarcinoma is PTHLH (parathyroid hormone-like hormone). The compounds dihydrotestosterone and tamoxifen have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include lymph node, breast and skin, and related mouse phenotypes are endocrine/exocrine gland and digestive/alimentary.

Disease Ontology:9 An apocrine sweat gland cancer that derives from epithelial cells of glandular origin.

Aliases & Classifications for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Apocrine Adenocarcinoma, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Apocrine Adenocarcinoma 9 60
Apocrine Carcinoma 9 41
Carcinoma of the Apocrine Gland 9
 
Carcinoma of Apocrine Gland 60
Apocrine Gland Carcinoma 9


Classifications:

Malacards categories (disease lists): (See all malacards categories)
Global: Rare diseases, Cancer diseases
Anatomical: Endocrine diseases


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Disease Ontology9 DOID:4933
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Related Diseases for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Diseases related to Apocrine Adenocarcinoma via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1adenocarcinoma31.1PTHLH, PIP
2breast cancer29.9PTHLH, PIP
3vulvar apocrine adenocarcinoma10.5
4breast apocrine carcinoma10.4
5breast apocrine carcinoma in situ10.4
6sweat gland carcinoma10.4
7neuroendocrine carcinoma10.3
8apocrine adenoma10.3
9adenoma10.3
10lipid-rich carcinoma10.2
11cystadenoma10.1
12breast adenocarcinoma10.1
13cystic teratoma10.1
14teratoma10.1
15spindle cell carcinoma10.1
16adenoiditis10.1
17cellulitis10.1
18lung cancer9.9PTHLH, PIP
19tongue squamous cell carcinoma9.9PIP, PTHLH
20prostate cancer9.7PTHLH, PIP

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Symptoms for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Genetic Tests for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Anatomical Context for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Apocrine Adenocarcinoma:

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Lymph node, Breast, Skin, Ovary

Animal Models for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Apocrine Adenocarcinoma:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053799.1PTHLH, PIP
2MP:00053818.8PTHLH, PIP

Publications for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Articles related to Apocrine Adenocarcinoma:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Primary apocrine adenocarcinoma of scrotum suspected as urothelial carcinoma metastasis: A clinical and pathological dilemma. (25657556)
2015
2
Apocrine adenocarcinoma of the vulva. (24179652)
2013
3
Apocrine adenocarcinoma of the eyelid: case series and review. (24217473)
2013
4
Case Report: Differential Diagnosis Between Primary Cutaneous Apocrine Adenocarcinoma Versus Extramammary or Metastatic Breast Adenocarcinoma. (23863550)
2013
5
Primary apocrine adenocarcinoma of the eyelid. (22571743)
2012
6
Cutaneous apocrine adenocarcinoma: defining epidemiology, outcomes, and optimal therapy for a rare neoplasm. (21913192)
2012
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The elusive differential diagnosis of cutaneous apocrine adenocarcinoma vs. metastasis: the current role of clinical correlation. (19784530)
2009
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Vulvar apocrine adenocarcinoma: a case with nodal metastasis and intranodal mucinous differentiation. (18842349)
2009
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Primary apocrine adenocarcinoma of the scrotum with distant metastasis: a case report. (19796468)
2009
10
Localised radiotherapy for a ferret with possible anal sac apocrine adenocarcinoma. (18631226)
2008
11
Apocrine adenocarcinoma of the right eyelid and apocrine adenoma of the left maxillary sinus. (18982051)
2008
12
Apocrine adenocarcinoma of the nipple: a case report. (18700029)
2008
13
Invasive primary ductal apocrine adenocarcinoma of axilla: a case report with immunohistochemical profiling and a review of literature. (18713586)
2008
14
Infiltrating apocrine adenocarcinoma with extramammary pagetoid spread. (17375797)
2007
15
Apocrine adenocarcinoma of possible sweat gland origin in a male rabbit. (16961473)
2006
16
Perianal apocrine adenocarcinoma arising in a benign apocrine adenoma; first case report and review of the literature. (15677547)
2005
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Primary apocrine adenocarcinoma with neuroendocrine differentiation occurring on the pubic skin. (14996118)
2004
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Apocrine adenocarcinoma of the nipple: a case report. (15469170)
2004
19
Aspiration biopsy in a case of apocrine adenocarcinoma with foam cells (myoblastomatoid or histiocytoid adenocarcinoma). (11992376)
2002
20
Apocrine adenocarcinoma in a golden hamster. (11767064)
2001
21
Radiologic case study. Apocrine adenocarcinoma. (9845457)
1998
22
Apocrine adenocarcinoma presenting as a large ulcerated axillary mass. (9236879)
1997
23
Parathyroid hormone/parathyroid hormone-related protein receptor expression in nude mice with a transplantable canine apocrine adenocarcinoma (CAC-8) and humoral hypercalcaemia of malignancy. (9135577)
1997
24
A case of apocrine adenocarcinoma associated with hamartomatous apocrine gland hyperplasia of both axillae. (8037297)
1994
25
Apocrine adenocarcinoma arising in cystic teratoma of the ovary. (8503739)
1993
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Apocrine adenocarcinoma arising in Moll gland cystadenoma. (8233400)
1993
27
Complex adnexal tumor of the primary epithelial germ with distinct patterns of superficial epithelioma with sebaceous differentiation, immature trichoepithelioma, and apocrine adenocarcinoma. (1510222)
1992
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Apocrine adenocarcinoma of the bilateral axillae. (1785351)
1991
29
Apocrine adenocarcinoma: case report and review of the literature. (2341662)
1990
30
Extramammary Paget's disease: comparative histopathologic studies of intraductal carcinoma of the breast and apocrine adenocarcinoma. (2175320)
1990
31
Identification of parathyroid hormone-related protein in canine apocrine adenocarcinoma of the anal sac. (2345942)
1990
32
Apocrine adenocarcinoma of the vulva with associated Paget's disease. Diagnosis of lymph node metastases by fine needle aspiration biopsy. (6322492)
1984
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Paget's disease of the vulva with underlying apocrine adenocarcinoma and local lymph node invasion. (6269104)
1981

Variations for Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Expression for genes affiliated with Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Compounds related to Apocrine Adenocarcinoma according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1dihydrotestosterone43 28 24 1212.3PTHLH, PIP
2tamoxifen43 49 28 1212.3PTHLH, PIP
3estradiol43 24 1211.2PTHLH, PIP
4paraffin439.2PTHLH, PIP
5progesterone43 28 59 24 1213.1PIP, PTHLH
6estrogen439.1PTHLH, PIP
7testosterone43 59 24 1212.0PTHLH, PIP
8steroid438.8PTHLH, PIP

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Apocrine Adenocarcinoma

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Cellular components related to Apocrine Adenocarcinoma according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1extracellular spaceGO:00056159.1PTHLH, PIP

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