Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the thymus - A case report

N. Y. Hsu, C. Y. Chen, P. C. Kwang, C. P. Hsu, J. Y. Hsia

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Abstract

A 20-year-old female with a sarcomatoid carcinoma of the thymus invading the left upper lobe of the lung was treated with surgical reaction and adjuvant radiotherapy. We report a case of this rare histologic variant of thymic carcinoma and review the literature.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)268-270
Number of pages3
JournalRadiology and Oncology
Volume30
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes

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Adjuvant Radiotherapy
Thymoma
Thymus Gland
Carcinoma
Lung

Keywords

  • carcinosarcoma
  • sarcomatoid carcinoma
  • thymus neoplasms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Hsu, N. Y., Chen, C. Y., Kwang, P. C., Hsu, C. P., & Hsia, J. Y. (1996). Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the thymus - A case report. Radiology and Oncology, 30(4), 268-270.

Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the thymus - A case report. / Hsu, N. Y.; Chen, C. Y.; Kwang, P. C.; Hsu, C. P.; Hsia, J. Y.

In: Radiology and Oncology, Vol. 30, No. 4, 1996, p. 268-270.

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Hsu, NY, Chen, CY, Kwang, PC, Hsu, CP & Hsia, JY 1996, 'Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the thymus - A case report', Radiology and Oncology, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 268-270.
Hsu NY, Chen CY, Kwang PC, Hsu CP, Hsia JY. Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the thymus - A case report. Radiology and Oncology. 1996;30(4):268-270.
Hsu, N. Y. ; Chen, C. Y. ; Kwang, P. C. ; Hsu, C. P. ; Hsia, J. Y. / Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the thymus - A case report. In: Radiology and Oncology. 1996 ; Vol. 30, No. 4. pp. 268-270.
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