Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Skivepitelkarcinom i matstrupen

Engelsk definition

A carcinoma that originates usually from cells on the surface of the middle and lower third of the ESOPHAGUS. Tumor cells exhibit typical squamous morphology and form large POLYPLOID lesions. Mutations in RNF6, LZTS1, TGFBR2, DEC1, and WWOX1 genes are associated with this cancer.

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