8250/3 Bronchiolo-alveolar adenocarcinoma, NOS


Bronchiolar adenocarcinoma
Bronchiolar carcinoma
Alveolar cell carcinoma
Bronchiolo-alveolar carcinoma, NOS


Bronchus and lung
ICD-O-3 topography code: C34
ICD10: C34

/span>ronchiolo-alveolar adenocarcinoma carcinoma (BAC) is histologically characterized by cuboidal to columnar shaped cells that grow along alveolar walls in a lepidic fashion.

Two variants are distinguished 1
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