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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity measurement
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Accession:CMO:0002006 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any value resulting from the quantification of a morphological or physiological parameter related to tumors arising in the oral cavity, i.e. the mouth, from the uncontrolled multiplication of cells of the epithelium, or of cells showing the particular cytological characteristics of squamous cell differentiation, such as the presence of keratin, tonofilament bundles, or desmosomes, structures involved in cell-to-cell adhesion. A tumor is an abnormal growth of tissue resulting from uncontrolled, progressive multiplication of cells and serving no physiological function.
Synonyms:related_synonym: squamous cell carcinoma of the mouth measurement
 xref: MESH:D009062

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  clinical measurement 0
    tumor measurement 0
      head and neck tumor measurement 0
        squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck measurement 0
          squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity measurement 0
            squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity tumor number + 0
            squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue measurement + 0
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