Key Features in the Management of Pulmonary Carcinosarcoma.


Pulmonary carcinosarcoma represents a category of extremely rare tumours accounting for 0.1% of all lung malignancies. It is defined as a poorly differentiated non-small-cell carcinoma that contains a component of sarcoma or sarcoma-like elements. These biphasic tumours typically have a poor prognosis due to late diagnosis and early metastases. Preoperative… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2016/2020146


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@article{Panagiotopoulos2016KeyFI, title={Key Features in the Management of Pulmonary Carcinosarcoma.}, author={Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos and Davide Patrini and Benjamin Adams and Jonathan Pararajasingham and Rajeev Shukla and E. J. ter Borg and Martin Hayward and David Lawrence}, journal={Case reports in pulmonology}, year={2016}, volume={2016}, pages={2020146} }