A Primary Adenosquamous Carcinoma of the Stomach: Report of Two Cases

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Gecer M., Unver N., HASBAHCECI M., Gucin Z., Tosuner Z., COBAN E., ...More

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.5, no.3, pp.135-137, 2017 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bs.2016.989
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.135-137
  • Keywords: Adenosquamous carcinomas, stomach, poor prognosis
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes


Primary gastric adenosquamous carcinomas are extremely rare tumors. A gradual transition between the malignant glandular and squamous components of the tumor is seen on performing a histopathological evaluation. These tumors are known to have poorer clinical outcomes than conventional adenocarcinomas. We aimed to present two cases of primary adenosquamous carcinomas that were diagnosed at the later stage in our institute.