8033/3 Pseudosarcomatous carcinoma


Synonyms

Sarcomatoid carcinoma

Definitions

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

A malignant epithelial neoplasm characterized by the presence of spindle cells and anaplastic morphologic features. Giant cells and a sarcomatous component may also be present.
Typical locations include thymus and lung.



Thymus
ICD-O-3 topography code: C37
ICD10: C37
           

A malignant epithelial neoplasm characterized by the presence of spindle cells and anaplastic morphologic features. Giant cells and a sarcomatous component may also be present.
Typical locations include thymus and lung.