Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Treatment | Positive stains | Negative stains | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Handra-Luca, A. Colloid carcinoma (mucin rich) variant of salivary duct carcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/salivaryglandssalivaryductcarcinomacolloid.html. Accessed June 19th, 2019.
Definition / general
- Very rare variant with large extracellular mucin lake (50% or less of tumor), containing clusters and single tumor cells
- May represent extreme variation of extracellular mucin expression
- Prognosis similar to classic type
- Usually major salivary glands, men
- Resection, radiotherapy