Hepatoid carcinoma colliding with a liposarcoma of the left colon serosa presenting as an abdominal mass

@article{Orditura2007HepatoidCC,
  title={Hepatoid carcinoma colliding with a liposarcoma of the left colon serosa presenting as an abdominal mass},
  author={Michele Orditura and Eva Lieto and Francesca Ferraraccio and Giuseppe De Cataldis and Teresa Troiani and Paolo Castellano and Giuseppe Catalano and Fortunato Ciardiello and Gennaro Galizia and Ferdinando de Vita},
  journal={World Journal of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={5},
  pages={42 - 42}
}
BackgroundHepatoid adenocarcinoma (HAC) is a peculiar type of extrahepatic adenocarcinoma generally characterized by adenocarcinomatous and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)-like foci. Stomach is the most frequent site where hepatoid adenocarcinoma occurs, although it has been described in many other organs. On the other side, liposarcoma is a rare, malignant tumor that develops from fat cells.Case presentationWe describe here a case of hepatoid carcinoma in collision with a liposarcoma of the… CONTINUE READING

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