Appendix
Carcinoma
Small cell carcinoma

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PubMed Search: Small cell carcinoma appendix
Definition / General
  • Very rare; features of pulmonary small cell carcinoma
  • Case Reports
  • 35 year old woman with mixed small cell carcinoma and intestinal type adenocarcinoma (Am J Surg Pathol 2004;28:1233)
  • 60 year old woman (World J Surg Oncol 2008;6:4)
  • Gross Images

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    Tumor surrounds and replaces the appendix without cecal involvement

    Micro Images

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    Hyperchromatic nuclei with nuclear molding