Sarcomatoid variant of salivary duct carcinoma: clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of eight cases with review of the literature.

Abstract

Salivary duct carcinoma (SDC) is an uncommon, high-grade tumor. We present 8 cases of sarcomatoid SDC, which has been defined recently as a rare variant of SDC. The 8 patients (5 men, 3 women) had a mean age of 63.6 years. Histologically, all tumors were characterized by a biphasic neoplasm composed of both SDC and sarcomatoid elements. In 3 cases… (More)

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@article{Nagao2004SarcomatoidVO, title={Sarcomatoid variant of salivary duct carcinoma: clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of eight cases with review of the literature.}, author={Toshitaka Nagao and Thomas A. Gaffey and Hiromi Serizawa and K Iwaya and Akinori Watanabe and T Yoshida and Kazuto Yamazaki and Masato Sageshima and Jean E. Lewis}, journal={American journal of clinical pathology}, year={2004}, volume={122 2}, pages={222-31} }