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


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Revised: 26 April 2019

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Cite this page: Weisenberg E. Gastric carcinoma with lymphoid stroma (lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma, medullary carcinoma). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stomachLEL.html. Accessed June 17th, 2019.
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

Contributed by Dr. Grigory Demyashkin, I. M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Russia)

Low power (4×)

Intermediate power (40×)


High power (100×)

Positive stains
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