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.
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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.
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Clinicopathological characteristics, diagnosis, treatment, and outcomes of primary gastric adenosquamous carcinoma. World J Surg Oncol 2015; 13: 136.
Cervical cancer: the increasing incidence of adenocarcinoma and adenosquamous carcinoma in younger women.
These findings were compatible with a diagnosis of a moderately differentiated adenosquamous carcinoma.
As skin cancers go, adenosquamous carcinoma (ASC) is somewhat newly recognized and uncommon, observed Dr.
Transition from squamous cell carcinoma to adenocarcinoma in adenosquamous carcinoma of the lung.
A subset of sinonasal carcinomas appear to be related to high-risk HPV, including nonkeratinizing squamous cell carcinoma, basaloid squamous cell carcinoma, papillary squamous cell carcinoma, adenosquamous carcinoma, and conventional keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma.
of age, histologically proven cervical squamous, adeno or adenosquamous carcinoma, FIGO stages from IB to IIIB and referred for brachytherapy are enrolled.
She had been diagnosed with pulmonary adenosquamous carcinoma in April 2014 and had undergone tumor resection, radiation, and chemotherapy with four cycles of cisplatin and gemcitabine.
Two cases of chronic nonspecific prostatitis, one case of benign cystic lesion-retention cyst, one case of atypical small acinar proliferation, two cases of high grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasm (HGPIN), and one case of adenosquamous carcinoma were also encountered while evaluating the biopsies (Figure 3).
In 2003, World Health Organisation (WHO) classified MBCs into pure epithelial and mixed types, but in the 2012 WHO classification of BC (2012), these have been described as: low-grade adenosquamous carcinoma, fibromatosis-like metaplastic carcinoma, SCC, spindle cell carcinoma, and carcinoma with mesenchymal differentiation (chondroid differentiation, osseous differentiation and other types of mesenchymal differentiation).
The researchers found that IUD use did not affect the risk of HPV infection, but was associated with a significantly lower risk of cervical cancer for both major cervical cancer types -reducing the likelihood of developing squamous-cell carcinoma by 44 percent and adenocarcinoma or adenosquamous carcinoma by 54 percent.