Adenosquamous carcinoma of endometrium

Adenosquamous carcinoma of the endometrium is a rare histological sub type of endometrial cancer

In general it occurs in a slightly younger group when compared with pure adenocarcinoma of the endometrium 4.

It contains both malignant glandular and malignant squamous components. Adenosquamous carcinoma tended to be slightly higher grade at presentation when compared to pure adenocarcinoma of the endometrium 2,5.

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rID: 18158
System: Gynaecology
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Adenosquamous carcinoma of the uterus
  • Adenosquamous carcinoma of uterus
  • Uterine adenosquamous carcinoma
  • Adenosquamous carcinoma of the endometrium
  • Endometrial adenosquamous carcinoma

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