Acinar predominant adenocarcinoma of the lung

Acinar predominant adenocarcinoma of the lung is a pathological subtype of adenocarcinoma of the lung.

Treatment and prognosis

Acinar patterns are thought to have an intermediate prognosis but better than those associated with micropapillary, mucinous/colloid, and solid patterns and worse than those with lepidic predominant patterns 1,3

Lung cancer
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Article information

rID: 59460
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Acinar predominant adenocarcinoma of lung
  • Acinar predominant lung adenocarcinoma

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