Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the bronchus.

  title={Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the bronchus.},
  author={Ale{\vs} Ry{\vs}ka and Zsuzsanna Kerekes and Eva Hovorkov{\'a} and P G Barton},
  journal={Pathology, research and practice},
  volume={194 6},
  pages={431-5; discussion 436-8}
An extremely rare case of epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma (EMC) of a lobar bronchus in a 47-year-old female is reported. Grossly, the tumor formed a polypoid mass obstructing the bronchial lumen. Microscopically, it was composed of two cellular types--epithelial cells with eosinophilic cytoplasm and clear myoepithelial cells. Numerous tubules formed by an inner epithelial and outer myoepithelial layer were found. Focally, the tumor showed solid growth of clear cells. Prominent hyalinization… CONTINUE READING
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