carcinosarcoma


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carcinosarcoma

(ˌkɑːsɪnəʊˈsɑːkəʊmə)
n
a malignant tumour composed of carcinoma and sarcoma
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Noun1.carcinosarcoma - a malignant neoplasm composed of carcinoma and sarcoma extensively intermixed
malignant neoplasm, malignant tumor, metastatic tumor - a tumor that is malignant and tends to spread to other parts of the body
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car·ci·no·sar·co·ma

n. carcinosarcoma, neoplasma maligno formado por células carcinogénicas y de sarcoma. Este tipo de neoplasma se observa en la tiroides, la garganta y los ovarios.
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2],[3],[4] SS can lead to diagnostic confusion with the following neoplasms: myoepithelial carcinoma, mesothelioma, leiomyosarcoma, epithelioid sarcoma, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor, and carcinosarcoma.
Sarcomatoid carcinoma is recommended terminology by WHO for such lesions and carcinosarcoma is used as synonym for these tumours.
Prostatic carcinosarcoma is a rare malignancy composed of sarcomatous and carcinomatous elements.
Bilateral ovarian teratoma complicated with carcinosarcoma in a 68 year old woman: A case report.
In addition to life-threatening opportunistic infections, rare malignancies can occur in patients afflicted with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), including Kaposi carcinosarcoma, non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), cervical cancer, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, lung cancer, laryngeal cancer, colorectal cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer, and testicular cancer.
Carcinosarcoma of the uterus associated with a nongestational choriocarcinoma.
Such association has been mentioned in several case reports as in renal cell carcinoma, (1) uterine carcinosarcoma (2) etc.
In two further mouse models with transplantable tumors, amygdalin did not induce tumor regression for Ridgway osteogenic sarcoma, Walker 256 carcinosarcoma, melanoma, Lewis lung carcinoma or leukemia cells.
Elevated GPR30 is associated with high-grade, poor-prognosis endometrial cancer; uterine carcinosarcoma [10,11]; and endometriosis [12].
Pulmonary carcinosarcoma can be defined as a poorly differentiated non-small-cell carcinoma that contains a component of sarcoma or sarcoma-like elements.