small cell carcinoma

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Synonyms for small cell carcinoma

highly malignant carcinoma composed of small round or egg-shaped cells with little cytoplasm

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Primary small cell carcinoma of the breast is histologically similar to its lung counterpart, characterized by densely packed hyperchromatic cells with scant cytoplasm, streaming, and crush artifact (Figure 2, A).
All patients with carcinoid, pheochromocytoma, pancreatic NET, prostatic adenocarcinoma, GIT NET, medullary thyroid carcinoma, schwannoma, lung small cell carcinoma, adrenal adenoma, and parathyroid adenoma had raised CgA values.
Histopathology of pelvic mass came as small cell carcinoma of ovary, hypercalcemic type (Fig.
3) The prognosis is usually poor, similar to small cell carcinoma of the lung.
Small cell carcinoma is the next most common, while typical carcinoid (well-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma) is very uncommon.
Small cell carcinoma of the bladder (SCCB) is a rare, aggressive, poorly differentiated neuroendocrine neoplasm accounting for only 0.
On the microscopic pathology examination, the tumor was proven to be a small cell carcinoma and immunohistochemically the tumor was positive for CD56, synaptophysin, and CK, but with negative PSA (Figure 6).
Small cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract (UUT-SCC): Report of a rare entity and systematic review of the literature.
In our region Squamous cell carcinoma was the most widespread variant of lung cancer followed by the small cell carcinoma.
There are two types of small cell lung cancer: small cell carcinoma and combined small cell carcinoma.
Small cell carcinoma of the prostate is believed to originate from epithelial cells of prostatic ducts and acini, as well as the endothelium of the prostatic urethra.
passed away at age 62 from small cell carcinoma in December; the actor was flooded with positive responses after sharing the story.
Small blue cell tumors of the rectum: case 2, small cell carcinoma of the rectum.
Extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma arising in the prostate gland has been described in several case series and case reports.