NUT Midline Carcinoma of the Lung in a Six-Year-Old Child


Karakus E., POYRAZ A. , Erdogan A. S. O. , Emir S., Ozyoruk D.

FETAL AND PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGY, cilt.36, sa.6, ss.472-474, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 36 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/15513815.2017.1392662
  • Dergi Adı: FETAL AND PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.472-474

Özet

Background: Nuclear protein of the testis (NUT) midline carcinoma is genetically defined by rearrangement of NUT or by immunohis-tochemical expression of NUT. Findings: A 6-year old child had a NUT midline carcinoma of the lung. Despite aggressive therapy, the child died. Conclusion: NUT carcinoma, which can be diagnosed immunohistochemically, remains an aggressive tumor.