Trachea
Tumors
Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma



Topic Completed: 1 October 2012

Revised: 5 April 2019

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PubMed Search: Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma [title] review[ptyp]

Adriana Handra-Luca, M.D.
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Cite this page: Handra-Luca A. Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/trachealymphoepithelial.html. Accessed June 20th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • EBV related, nonkeratinized tumor with syncytial sheets of undifferentiated cells with minimal cytoplasm, prominent nucleoli, numerous mitoses and lymphocytes
  • Similar to nasopharyngeal tumor but very rare in trachea
Case reports
Treatment
  • Resection, radiotherapy
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