Sarcomatoid Carcinoma: “A Surgeons Nightmare”

Sarcomatoid Carcinoma: “A Surgeons Nightmare” J. Maxillofac. Oral Surg. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12663-018-1119-y CASE REPORT 1 1 1 • • • Keerthi Ramesh Abhishek Khatua Abhishek Bhattacharjee Smriti Ticku Received: 18 November 2017 / Accepted: 4 May 2018 The Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India 2018 Abstract Sarcomatoid carcinoma (SC) is a rare and unique epithelial origin. It is a poorly differentiated tumour, with disease of the oral cavity. It is a biphasic squamous cell cells proliferating as a squamous carcinoma along with carcinoma with sarcoma-like characteristics. It is a strik- spindle-like cell growth, which are of epithelial origin. The ingly aggressive lesion with a rapid rate of growth and a exact origin of the tumour is of a certain controversy high rate of metastasis. Diagnosing a sarcomatoid carci- amongst the authors. This is exhibited in the numerous noma may present a challenge; most can only be ascer- names given to the lesion viz, sarcomatoid carcinoma, tained by immunohistochemical study. An aggressive fusiform cell carcinoma, carcinosarcoma, pleomorphic treatment plan should be devised for this uncompromising carcinoma, pseudosarcoma, collision tumour, Lane tumour disease with a readiness to accept the dire outcome. We [1, 3]. SC affects mostly the larynx, the nasal cavity, hereby present a case http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery Springer Journals

Sarcomatoid Carcinoma: “A Surgeons Nightmare”

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/sarcomatoid-carcinoma-a-surgeons-nightmare-NJ93fREb3b
Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2018 by The Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Dentistry; Otorhinolaryngology; Plastic Surgery
ISSN
0972-8279
eISSN
0974-942X
D.O.I.
10.1007/s12663-018-1119-y
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

J. Maxillofac. Oral Surg. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12663-018-1119-y CASE REPORT 1 1 1 • • • Keerthi Ramesh Abhishek Khatua Abhishek Bhattacharjee Smriti Ticku Received: 18 November 2017 / Accepted: 4 May 2018 The Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India 2018 Abstract Sarcomatoid carcinoma (SC) is a rare and unique epithelial origin. It is a poorly differentiated tumour, with disease of the oral cavity. It is a biphasic squamous cell cells proliferating as a squamous carcinoma along with carcinoma with sarcoma-like characteristics. It is a strik- spindle-like cell growth, which are of epithelial origin. The ingly aggressive lesion with a rapid rate of growth and a exact origin of the tumour is of a certain controversy high rate of metastasis. Diagnosing a sarcomatoid carci- amongst the authors. This is exhibited in the numerous noma may present a challenge; most can only be ascer- names given to the lesion viz, sarcomatoid carcinoma, tained by immunohistochemical study. An aggressive fusiform cell carcinoma, carcinosarcoma, pleomorphic treatment plan should be devised for this uncompromising carcinoma, pseudosarcoma, collision tumour, Lane tumour disease with a readiness to accept the dire outcome. We [1, 3]. SC affects mostly the larynx, the nasal cavity, hereby present a case

Journal

Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral SurgerySpringer Journals

Published: May 28, 2018

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off