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A popular term for a poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma with non-malignant lymphoid stroma, formerly affecting the salivary glands and oesophagus of women indigenous to the Arctic Circle, related to the manner in which they prepared mukluks, i.e, chewing sealskins covered by ashes, a source of lye and a co-carcinogen
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When this tumour is found in other sites of the body, it is referred to as lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma (LELC).
The final histological diagnosis was pT3 pN1 Mx lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the renal pelvis.
Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma is a rare, but relatively distinct, entity, at least in those with ethnic and Epstein-Barr virus associations.
Epstein-Barr virus related lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the lung.
Relationship between Epstein-Barr virus and lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the lung: a clinicopathologic study of 6 cases and review of the literature.
The differential diagnosis of SCCB is quite broad and includes poorly differentiated urothelial carcinoma, poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma, lymphoma, lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma, plasmacytoid carcinoma, large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma, SCLC metastatic to the bladder or SCC of the prostate invading into the bladder.
Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the uvula and soft palate: A rare lesion in an unusual site.
Pleomorphic lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the urinary bladder.
Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma has been reported at sites other than the salivary glands, including the thymus, stomach, lung, skin, larynx, floor of the mouth, uterine cervix, tonsil, and sinonasal tract.
Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma (LELC) of the urinary bladder is a rare and recently described entity; only 23 cases have been reported to date.
20,21] Only 1 case of lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma involving the breast has been reported previously.
The role of Epstein-Barr virus in lymphoepithelioma-like carcinomas.