of an adenosquamous carcinoma
of the lung
. The adeno- or glandular component is on the left of the image and the squamous component on the right of the image. H&E stain
|Classification and external resources
Adenosquamous carcinoma is a type of cancer that contains two types of cells: squamous cells (thin, flat cells that line certain organs) and gland-like cells.
This article incorporates public domain material from the U.S. National Cancer Institute document "Dictionary of Cancer Terms".