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stroma

[stro-muh] connective tissue.

More treatment information about gastrointestinal stromal ...

For more details on treatment options -- including some that may not be
addressed in this document -- the National Comprehensive Cancer Network ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%2525252525252525253furl%2525252525252525253dhttp%252525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-treating-more-info%252525252525252525253fdocselected%252525252525252525253dgastrointestinal-stroma

What's new in pancreatic cancer research and treatment? ...

... Drugs that target the tumor stroma (supporting tissue): Pancreatic cancer
does not always respond well to chemotherapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pancreaticcancer/detailedguide/pancreatic-cancer-new-research

What's new in pancreatic cancer research? | American Cancer ...

... Drugs that target the tumor stroma (supporting tissue): Chemo often
does not work well for pancreatic cancer. This is partly ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pancreaticcancer/overviewguide/pancreatic-cancer-overview-new-research

What is breast cancer in men? | American Cancer Society

... that can produce milk if the right hormones are present), ducts (tiny tubes that
carry the milk from the lobules to the nipple), and stroma (fatty tissue ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-what-is-breast-cancer-in-men

How is vulvar cancer staged?

... T1a: The cancer has grown no more than 1 mm into underlying tissue
(stroma) and is 2 cm or smaller in size. (about 0.8 inches). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/vulvarcancer/detailedguide/vulvar-cancer-staging

Breast Cancer in Men

... that can produce milk if the right hormones are present), ducts (tiny tubes that
carry the milk from the lobules to the nipple), and stroma (fatty tissue ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003091-pdf.pdf

How is bladder cancer staged?

... It may be growing into any of the following: the stroma (main tissue) of the
prostate, the seminal vesicles, uterus, vagina, pelvic wall, or abdominal ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-staging

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... the relationship between mutations in cancer cells and non-mutational changes
in the surrounding noncancerous cells, called the stroma. ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=300

How is endometrial cancer staged?

... T2: The cancer has spread from the body of the uterus and is growing into
the supporting connective tissue of the cervix (called the cervical stroma). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-staging

Breast Cancer

... is made up mainly of lobules (milk-producing glands), ducts (tiny tubes that
carry the milk from the lobules to the nipple), and stroma (fatty tissue ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003090-pdf.pdf