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Ting Sun


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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2017 Vol.18 No.8 P.717-722


Primary splenic carcinosarcoma with local invasion of chest wall: a rare case

Author(s):  Ting Sun, Gui-feng Wang, Yun Zhang

Affiliation(s):  Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310009, China

Corresponding email(s):   bigzyun1977@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Spleen, Carcinosarcoma, Chest wall invasion

Ting Sun, Gui-feng Wang, Yun Zhang. Primary splenic carcinosarcoma with local invasion of chest wall: a rare case[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2017, 18(8): 717-722.

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We herein present a case of carcinosarcoma arising as a primary lesion in the spleen with the presence of local invasion of chest wall prior to widespread metastasis all over the body of a female aged 64 years. The detailed information of therapy and imaging evidences of morphology, histology, and immunohistochemistry are fully provided. To the best of our knowledge, this is the fifth reported case of a primary splenic carcinosarcoma and even the first case to be described with local invasion in the mongoloid. carcinosarcoma that develops in the spleen with local invasion is extremely rare.



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