Chemoradiotherapy is effective for primary esophageal adenosquamous
cell carcinoma but ineffective for the metastatic adenocarcinoma component.
Patient characteristics (N=81) Characteristic n (%) Age group (years) 20-30 4 (5) 31-40 11 (14) 41-50 28 (35) 51-60 26 (32) 61-70 10 (12) 71-80 2 (3) Histological type Squamous cell carcinoma 71 (88) Adenocarcinoma 6 (7) Adenosquamous
carcinoma 1 (1) Basaloid squamous carcinoma 1 (1) Unknown 2 (3) Tumour grade I (well differentiated) 1 (1) II (moderately differentiated) 51 (63) III (poorly differentiated) 14 (17) IV (undifferentiated) 1 (1) Unknown 14 (17) Tumour stage I[B.
carcinoma arising within a retrorectal tailgut cyst: Report of a case.
6) The adenosquamous
carcinoma is locally aggressive, with high histologic grade differentiation at diagnosis and a high rate of lymphovascular invasion.
The study group included 7 cases of squamous cell carcinoma, 10 adenocarcinomas, 4 adenosquamous
tumors, 2 adenosarcomas, and 2 neuroendocrine tumors.
Washington, May 26 ( ANI ): Researchers have identified a mutated gene common to adenosquamous
carcinoma (ASC) tumors - the first known unique molecular signature for this rare, but particularly virulent, form of pancreatic cancer.
MacroGenics) announced the online publication of data on the isolation of cancer stem-like cells (CSLCs) from human adenosquamous
carcinoma (ASC) of the lung, in the journal PLOS ONE.
Only one case marked with both ACA and SCC markers on both cocktails; it was reclassified as an adenosquamous
cell carcinoma because the morphology supported this as well in retrospect.
Paraneoplastic hypercalcemia associated with adenosquamous
carcinoma of the endometrium.
Unusual malignancies arising from BO include adenosquamous
carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, sarcomatoid carcinoma, neuroendocrine carcinoma, choriocarcinoma and yolk sac tumours.
6; and combined adenocarcinoma and adenosquamous
56) and adenocarcinoma plus adenosquamous
carcinomas (OR, 0.