large cell carcinoma


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large cell carcinoma

n.
A non-small cell lung cancer composed of large, undifferentiated cells.
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Although the number of cases is low, PD-L1 expression was detected in 25% (1/4) of large cell carcinoma cases, a finding consistent with the literature (16).
NSCLC is further sub-divided into adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and large cell carcinoma and others (8, 9).
There are several subtypes of NSCLC, including adenocarcinoma (accounting for 40% of lung cancers), squamous cell carcinoma (25 to 30%) and large cell carcinoma (10 to 15%).
Large cell carcinoma subtypes of NETs have very similar outcomes to their small cell carcinoma counterparts with median overall survival for stages 1, 2, 3, and 4 cancers being 19,17,3, and 1.5 months, respectively [1].
NSCLC accounts for 85% of the cases and is divided into subtypes like adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and large cell carcinoma, etc. 
The most frequent type is small cell carcinoma with a pancreatic metastasis incidence of 10%, followed by adenocarcinoma (2.4%), large cell carcinoma (1.9%), and finally squamous cell carcinoma with an incidence of only 1.1% [2].
Greater than 95% of all primary lung cancers fall into one of four cell types: adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, undifferentiated large cell carcinoma, and small cell carcinoma [5].
Large cell carcinoma of the bladder (LCCB) is extremely rare, with less than 25 reported cases as of 2013 [3].
The patients with lung cancer included 399 cases with squamous cell carcinoma, 1311 cases with adenocarcinoma, 25 cases with large cell carcinoma, and 99 cases with SCLC.
Squamous cell carcinoma, adenocarcinoma, and large cell carcinoma are all subtypes of non-small cell lung cancer.
The carcinomatous component of the tumour is more often squamous cell carcinoma (69%), followed by adenocarcinoma (20%) and large cell carcinoma (11%) [6].
Histological diagnosis included 32 squamous cell carcinoma (SqCC), 56 adenocarcinoma (AD), and 2 large cell carcinoma (LCC).

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