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Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the airways: Helical CT and histopathologic correlation.
Distant metastases of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the salivary glands and the value of diagnostic examinations during follow-up.
The most common primary tracheal malignancies are squamous cell carcinoma and adenoid cystic carcinoma (4).
Perineural invasion in adenoid cystic carcinoma of the salivary glands: A valid prognostic indicator?
As reported by the investigators one patient (non-small cell lung cancer [NSCLC]) has had a partial response and 12 others (NSCLC [3], chordoma [2], adenoid cystic carcinoma [2], adrenocortical carcinoma, colorectal, ovarian, mesothelioma and head and neck cancer) have had prolonged stable disease >3.
Or the surgery might be a resounding success, giving hope to all future patients diagnosed with adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC), a rare, and especially malicious, form of brain cancer with an approximate 30 percent of a 10-year survival rate.
Pathology was consistent with adenoid cystic carcinoma (1.
Although the initial gene-expression profiling analysis indicated that all tumors with basal-like immunophenotype had poorer prognoses, they are now known to encompass various histologic types, some with better prognoses, such as adenoid cystic carcinoma.
To date, 1 patient with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) treated at the lowest dose had a partial response and 7 others (NSCLC [n=2], chordoma [n=2], adenoid cystic carcinoma, adrenocortical carcinoma, colorectal) have had prolonged stable disease (>3 months).
Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma of the salivary glands: A clinicopathological comparison with adenoid cystic carcinoma.
3) Adenoid cystic carcinoma has a very characteristic cribriform architecture that this tumor lacked.
The 22 female and 30 male patients in the study had a median age of 56 (range 25-82), and their diagnoses included NSCLC (20) cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) (9), adenoid cystic carcinoma (7), and other tumor types (16).