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WHO Classification of Tumours
Tubular adenocarcinoma
Stomach


Definition

Tubular adenocarcinoma is a histological variant characterized by a predominance of tube-like epithelial structures. Tubular adenocarcinoma of the stomach is composed of dilated or slit-like and branching tubules of varying diameter. Acinar structures may also be present
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Bosman FT, Carneiro F, Hruban RH, Theise ND (Eds.)
WHO Classification of Tumours of the Digestive System.
4th Edition
International Agency for Research on Cancer: Lyon 2010



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