Small cell bronchogenic carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Natalie Yang

Small cell lung cancer with multiple pulmonary nodules and extensive mediastinal nodal metastases.

Case Discussion

Anaplastic small cell carcinoma.


Good needle cores show sheets of small hyperchromatic cells with nuclear molding and smeared chromatin characteristic of small cell anaplastic (oat cell) carcinoma.

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Case information

rID: 9100
Published: 17th Mar 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Tag: lungs
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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