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Descriptor English:   Carcinoma, Lewis Lung 
Descriptor Spanish:   Carcinoma Pulmonar de Lewis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Carcinoma Pulmonar de Lewis 
Synonyms English:   Lewis Lung Carcinoma
Lung Carcinoma, Lewis  
Tree Number:   C04.557.470.200.280
Definition English:   A carcinoma discovered by Dr. Margaret R. Lewis of the Wistar Institute in 1951. This tumor originated spontaneously as a carcinoma of the lung of a C57BL mouse. The tumor does not appear to be grossly hemorrhagic and the majority of the tumor tissue is a semifirm homogeneous mass. (From Cancer Chemother Rep 2 1972 Nov;(3)1:325) It is also called 3LL and LLC and is used as a transplantable malignancy. 
History Note English:   95 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
SC secondary SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VI virology
Record Number:   32324 
Unique Identifier:   D018827 

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