Carcinosarcoma

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Carcinosarcoma
Classification and external resources
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Micrograph of a carcinosarcoma. H&E stain.
ICD-O: M8980/3
MeSH D002296

Carcinosarcoma is a malignant tumor that is a mixture of carcinoma (cancer of epithelial tissue, which is skin and tissue that lines or covers the internal organs) and sarcoma (cancer of connective tissue, such as bone, cartilage, and fat).

Types of carcinosarcoma[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Carcinosarcoma entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

 This article incorporates public domain material from the U.S. National Cancer Institute document "Dictionary of Cancer Terms".