meaning of Adenocarcinoma

Adenocarcinoma meaning in Medical Dictionary

A cancer that develops in liner or internal surface of an organ and usually features glandular (secretory) properties. More than 95 per cent of prostate types of cancer tend to be adenocarcinomas.

Adenocarcinoma meaning in Veterinary Dictionary

caused by a malignant growth of the structure associated with the epithelial gland.

Adenocarcinoma meaning in General Dictionary

malignant tumor beginning in glandular epithelium