Adenoid cystic carcinoma of lung

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

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rID: 22998
Systems: Chest, Oncology
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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