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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Mucosal adenoid squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.
Adenoid squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx: an uncommon histological variant of squamous cell carcinoma.
In a literature review of 26 adenoid squamous cell carcinomas predominately from the lips, 20 patients (77%) were free of disease, 3 (12%) had died of disseminated disease, and 3 (12%) were lost to follow-up.