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Carcinoma, Small Cell

"Carcinoma, Small Cell" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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An anaplastic, highly malignant, and usually bronchogenic carcinoma composed of small ovoid cells with scanty neoplasm. It is characterized by a dominant, deeply basophilic nucleus, and absent or indistinct nucleoli. (From Stedman, 25th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1286-7)

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Carcinoma, Small Cell" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Carcinoma, Small Cell" was a major or minor topic of these publication.