Neuroendocrine carcinoma of the uterus.

  title={Neuroendocrine carcinoma of the uterus.},
  author={Gosei Ueda and Masato Yamasaki},
  journal={Current topics in pathology. Ergebnisse der Pathologie},
Neuroendocrine carcinomas of the cervix and endometrium were reviewed. They have been variously designated as carcinoid, argyrophil cell carcinoma, apudoma, small cell carcinoma, oat cell carcinoma, endocrine carcinoma, and neuroendocrine carcinoma, the last-mentioned term being preferred in this chapter. Adenocarcinomas with neuroendocrine cells are occasionally encountered in the cervix and endometrium. It is generally questioned whether they should be included in the spectrum of… CONTINUE READING