embryonal carcinosarcoma


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carcinosarcoma

 [kahr″sĭ-no-sahr-ko´mah]
a malignant tumor composed of carcinomatous and sarcomatous tissues.
embryonal carcinosarcoma Wilms' tumor.

embryonal carcinosarcoma

(1) Wilms’ tumour, see there.  
(2) A primitive neoplasm with malignant epithelial and mesenchymal components.

Embryonal carcinosarcoma is not a recognised pathological entity; it is not used in the working medical parlance.

embryonal carcinosarcoma

A malignant germ-cell tumor derived from embryonic cells.
See also: carcinosarcoma

carcinosarcoma

a malignant tumor composed of carcinomatous and sarcomatous tissues.

embryonal carcinosarcoma
a rapidly developing, malignant mixed tumor of the kidneys, made up of embryonal elements.