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Signet-ring cell gastric carcinoma is a rare tumor that is increasing in incidence in an era of risk modification for other forms of gastric adenocarcinoma.
Although cases of the signet-ring cell variant are exceedingly rare, our patient's meaningful treatment response highlights our unique diagnostic approach and challenges the notion that this cancer is resistant to chemotherapy.
Signet-ring cell lymphoma of the thyroid: a case report.
Microscopic examination of both specimens revealed mucin-producing malignant cells that were compatible with metastatic mucinous signet-ring cell adenocarcinoma (figure 2).
The incidence of signet-ring cell colorectal carcinoma increased by about 4.
Pathologic examination of the cardiac metastasis demonstrated signet-ring cells, which were histologically different from those of the previous colon cancer.
primary colorectal signet-ring cell carcinoma: study matched for age, gender, grade, and stage.
While the first area showed only benign fibrocystic tissue, the second was found to be moderately differentiated invasive cluctal carcinoma with a lobular growth pattern and signet-ring cell features (Fig 3).
The carcinomatous component was subtyped into signet-ring cell type and nonsignet-ring cell type based on the predominant component (>50% of carcinomatous component).
Primary signet-ring cell carcinoma of the cervix is exceedingly rare (20,256-258) and it should always be a diagnosis of exclusion.
5% to 2% of all epithelial bladder tumours and primary signet-ring cell carcinoma, a variant of adenocarcinoma, is extremely rare with a prevalence estimated at 0.
Ten cases (67%) were graded as well or moderately differentiated and 5 (33%) as poorly differentiated with signet-ring cell morphology showing features of "poorly cohesive carcinomas" per World Health Organization 2010 guidelines.
23-29) Yoshida et al (28) found that the most powerful histologic indicator of ALK rearrangement by multivariate analysis was the presence of solid signet-ring cell pattern and a mucinous cribriform pattern, which they found to be at least focally present in 78% of [ALK.
A biopsy was performed and this central mass was initially diagnosed as an invasive, poorly differentiated carcinoma with features suggestive of diffuse gastric carcinoma, signet-ring cell type.