Carcinoma in Situ

Karcinoma in situ

Svensk definition

En malign tumör som inte hunnit tränga in i den ursprungliga epitelcellens basalmembran och som inte spridit sig till andra vävnader.

Engelsk definition

A lesion with cytological characteristics associated with invasive carcinoma but the tumor cells are confined to the epithelium of origin, without invasion of the basement membrane.

Svenska synonymer

Cancer in situ

Engelska synonymer

Carcinoma, Preinvasive Preinvasive Carcinoma Carcinoma, Intraepithelial Intraepithelial Carcinoma Neoplasms, Intraepithelial Intraepithelial Neoplasm Neoplasm, Intraepithelial Intraepithelial Neoplasms