Primary pulmonary enteric adenocarcinoma: A case report and review of literature
Janat M Alsaif 1 , Zainab S Alali 1 , Tarek El Sharkawy 1 , Ayesha Ahmed 1 , Awadia S Awadalla 1 * , Methal I AlBayat 1 , Wejdan N Almotairi 1
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1 Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Dammam, SAUDI ARABIA* Corresponding Author


Primary pulmonary enteric adenocarcinoma (P-PEAC) is an unusual subtype of invasive lung adenocarcinoma. The significance of such tumor lies in its similar histopathological and immunohistochemical characteristics to colorectal adenocarcinoma. Therefore, a detailed investigation is crucial to establish a definitive diagnosis. This paper reports a case of a 51-year-old Saudi female, diagnosed with a rare variant of lung carcinoma, P-PEAC.


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Article Type: Case Report

ELECTRON J GEN MED, Volume 21, Issue 4, August 2024, Article No: em596

Publication date: 09 Jul 2024

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