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Acinar prostate adenocarcinoma, signet ring variant

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Synonyms: acinar prostate adenocarcinoma, signet ring variant; acinar prostate adenocarcinoma, signet Ring variant; prostate gland signet ring cell carcinoma; prostate signet ring cell adenocarcinoma; prostate signet Ring cell carcinoma; prostate signet ring cell carcinoma; signet Ring cell carcinoma of prostate; signet Ring cell carcinoma of the prostate
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002672


A morphologic variant of acinar adenocarcinoma of the prostate gland characterized by the presence of signet ring malignant cells. [from MONDO]

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