Stomach
Carcinoma
Choriocarcinoma


Topic Completed: 1 July 2012

Revised: 22 August 2019

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PubMed Search: gastric choriocarcinoma

Elliot Weisenberg, M.D.
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Cite this page: Weisenberg E. Choriocarcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stomachchoriocarcinoma.html. Accessed December 11th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Very rare as stomach primary
  • Presents with GI bleeding and gastric mass
  • May be pure, accompany adenocarcinoma or be associated with nontrophoblastic gonadal tissue
  • Aggressive, mean survival less than 1 year whether treated or untreated
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Positive stains
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