Clinicopathological analysis of primary epithelial appendiceal neoplasms.

  title={Clinicopathological analysis of primary epithelial appendiceal neoplasms.},
  author={Sachin Gupta and Venkata Parsa and Volkan N. Adsay and Lance K. Heilbrun and Daryn Smith and Anthony Frank Shields and Donald Weaver and Philip Agop Philip and Bassel F El-Rayes},
  journal={Medical oncology},
  volume={27 4},
Appendiceal carcinomas are classified into three distinct histopathological disease entities: disseminated peritoneal adenomucinosis (DPAM), peritoneal mucinous carcinomatosis (PMCA), or peritoneal mucinous carcinomatosis with intermediate or discorant features (PMCA I/D). The treatment of appendiceal tumors should be based on accurate histopathological classification, per previously reported case series. The objective of this study was to evaluate the clinicopathologic presentation and outcome… CONTINUE READING