adenosquamous carcinoma


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ad·e·no·squa·mous car·ci·no·ma

a type of lung tumor exhibiting areas of clear-cut glandular and squamous cell differentiation.

adenosquamous carcinoma

A malignancy seen on the sun-exposed head and neck of the elderly, which may arise in a prior squamous cell carcinoma and tends to have a poorer prognosis.

adenosquamous carcinoma

a primary epithelial bronchogenic tumor.
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All of the previously reported cases of adenosquamous carcinoma of the nose and paranasal sinuses involved large, extensive, and destructive tumors that required aggressive surgery along with chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
In no case was adenosquamous carcinoma correctly diagnosed," she said.
Table 2: Histological types and age-wise distribution of invasive carcinomas Cervical malignancies Age (years) <30 31-40 41-50 51-60 >60 Squamous cell carcinoma 2 12 25 32 6 Adenocarcinoma 0 0 4 2 0 Adenosquamous carcinoma 0 0 2 1 0 Neuroendocrine carcinoma 0 0 1 1 0 Cervical malignancies Total % Squamous cell carcinoma 77 92.
At least at our institution, we feel adenosquamous carcinoma is probably best considered a variant of SCC and on a spectrum of desmoplastic SCC," she said.
Rosen PP, Ernsberger D: Low-grade adenosquamous carcinoma.
At the other end of the spectrum, high-grade MEC can mimic a variety of other high-grade cancers, including metastatic squamous cell carcinoma, adenosquamous carcinoma, and SDC.
One case of Synchronous Tumour of Ovary, Fallopian Tube and Cervix, comprising primary papillary cystadenocarcinoma of ovary and fallopian tube and adenosquamous carcinoma of the cervix.
Women with histologically confirmed invasive cervical cancer including invasive squamous cell carcinoma, adenocarcinoma, or adenosquamous carcinoma are eligible.
Furthermore, the presence of MECs in the areas that resemble infiltrating epitheliosis does not exclude malignancy because low-grade adenosquamous carcinoma typically retains MECs in many areas.
Rhatigan RM, Mojadidi AM: Adenosquamous carcinoma of vulva and vagina.
The differential diagnosis included radial scar (RS), low-grade adenosquamous carcinoma (LGASC), or benign entrapped glands at the edge of a sclerosing papillary lesion.
In the present study, we further subdivided the malignant lesions into well differentiated (KSCC) and less well differentiated (NKSCC, Adenocarcinoma, Adenosquamous Carcinoma Lesions) and compared the AI, MI and TOI.