Adenoid cystic carcinoma of lung

Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) of lungs are a type of non small cell lung cancer. They are classified under lung carcinomas of the salivary gland type. Primary occurrance in the lung parenchyma is rare and in the thorax, they more commonly occur as adenoid cystic carcinoma of the tracheo-bronchial tree.

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rID: 22998
System: Chest
Section: Pathology
Tags: stub, cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) of lung
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma (acc) of lungs
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma of lungs
  • Adenoid cystic carcinomas of lung
  • Pulmonary adenoid cystic carcinoma
  • Pulmonary adenoid cystic carcinomas
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lungs

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