adenoacanthoma


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adenoacanthoma

[¦ad·ən‚ō·ə‚kan′thō·mə]
(medicine)
An adenocarcinoma, common in the endometrium, in which squamous cells replace the cylindrical epithelium.
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Adenoacanthoma of sweat glands: carcinoma of sweat glands with glandular and epidermal elements.
described adenocarcinoma, adenoacanthoma, adenosquamous carcinoma, clear-cell carcinoma, and papillary serous carcinoma in 60%, 22%, 7%, 6%, and 5% of the cases [22].
Morular metaplasia misdiagnosed as adenoacanthoma in young women with polycystic ovarian disease.