Stomach
Carcinoma
Gastric carcinoma with lymphoid stroma (Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma, medullary carcinoma)

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 19 December 2016, last major update August 2012

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Cite this page: Gastric carcinoma with lymphoid stroma (Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma, medullary carcinoma). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stomachLEL.html. Accessed November 21st, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Resembles similar tumor elsewhere
  • Possibly better prognosis than typical gastric adenocarcinoma
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Poorly differentiated carcinoma with lymphoid stroma
Microscopic (histologic) images
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Contributed by Dr. Grigory Demyashkin, I. M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Russia):

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Positive stains