What is adenocarcinoma?

Adenocarcinoma is malignant tumor derived from epithelial cells or arranged in a glandlike pattern.
villoglandular papillary a. A circumscribed adenocarcinoma of the uterine cervix, usually occurring at a young age; typically, it has a surface papillary component of variable thickness; the invasive portion of the tumor is composed of elongated branching glands separated by a fibrous framework; spread by lymphatic or blood circulation is rare.

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