Pulmonary Sarcomatoid Carcinoma


  • Government Medical College, Jammu, Jammu City, Jammu and Kashmir, 180001, India


Pulmonary Sarcomatoid Carcinoma (PSC) is a poorly differentiated NSCLC with sarcoma like differentiation (spindle/giant cell) or a component of sarcoma (malignant bone/cartilage/skeletal muscle). WHO grading 2015, classifies sarcomatoid ca into five histological types: pleomorphic carcinoma, spindle cell carcinoma, giant cell carcinoma, carcinosarcoma and pulmonary blastoma.


Elderly, Lung, Malignancy, Prognosis

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