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www.reference.com/article/adenocarcinoma-5a7563c6a27b152b

Cancer that forms in the mucus-secreting glands is referred to as adenocarcinoma, according to Cancer Treatment Centers of America. Up to 99 percent of all prostate cancers, 95 percent of colorectal cancers, most non-small cell lung cancers and certain pancreatic and es...

www.reference.com/article/causes-adenocarcinoma-28b5ca7b18a04455

Since adenocarcinomas begin in the glandular cells of several internal organs, according to the National Institutes of Health, their causes are varied. An adenocarcinoma of the lung, for example, can be caused by smoking or being exposed to second-hand smoke, says the N...

www.reference.com/article/symptoms-adenocarcinoma-9e205e7224f6e45b

An abnormal lump in the breast could be a sign of adenocarcinoma, and bloody stool or altered bowel habits could indicate adenocarcinoma in the colon, notes Florida Hospital. Adenocarcinoma is a type of cancer that begins in the glandular cells that line some organs, sa...

www.reference.com/article/lung-adenocarcinoma-e31ed9806e7f7b82

Lung adenocarcinoma is a type of non-small cell lung cancer that originates in the pulmonary glandular cells, which secrete mucus-like fluids. Adenocarcinomas accounts for approximately 40 percent of lung cancers, reports the American Cancer Society.

www.reference.com/world-view/life-expectancy-adenocarcinoma-a3d4c41160238ed

The overall life expectancy for adenocarcinoma depends on the stage, but in general, only around 18 percent of people live past five years. Adenocarcinoma is a type of nonsmall cell lung cancer. The earlier the cancer is diagnosed, the higher the life expectancy, claims...

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Esophageal cancer occurs in the esophagus, which is the long, tube-like structure that runs from the throat to the stomach. Although it can occur along the entire esophagus, the cancer usually starts in the cells that line the inside of the esophagus, according to Mayo ...

www.reference.com/article/symptoms-metastatic-adenocarcinoma-dd508cee7d18cef6

The symptoms of metastatic adenocarcinoma depend on where the cancer is located. If it is intracranial, or in the brain, then vomiting, nausea, headaches and tiredness may be caused as a result of increased pressure, notes Health Central. The cancer manifests itself sim...