Sarcomatoid carcinoma

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Sarcomatoid carcinoma
Classification and external resources
Tripolar Mitosis - breast carcinoma.jpg
Metaplastic (sarcomatoid) carcinoma of the breast.
ICD-O:M8033/3
 
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Sarcomatoid carcinoma
Classification and external resources
Tripolar Mitosis - breast carcinoma.jpg
Metaplastic (sarcomatoid) carcinoma of the breast.
ICD-O:M8033/3

Sarcomatoid carcinoma is a relatively uncommon form of cancer whose malignant cells have histological, cytological, or molecular properties of both epithelial tumors ("carcinoma") and mesenchymal tumors ("sarcoma").

Sarcomatoid Carcinomas of the Lung[edit]

Histological variants of lung cancer classified as sarcomatoid carcinoma include pleomorphic carcinoma, giant cell carcinoma, spindle cell carcinoma, carcinosarcoma, and pulmonary blastoma.

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