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What is a soft tissue sarcoma?

... A spindle cell tumor is a tumor with cells that look like these. Spindle cell tumor
is not a specific diagnosis or a specific type of cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/sarcoma-adultsofttissuecancer/detailedguide/sarcoma-adult-soft-tissue-cancer-soft-tissue-sarcoma

What is eye cancer?

... if the tumors are mostly spindle cells as opposed ... sized collections of immune
system cells scattered throughout ... Cancer: Basal and Squamous Cell ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/eyecancer/detailedguide/eye-cancer-what-is-eye-cancer

What is rhabdomyosarcoma?

... The cells of ERMS look like the developing muscle cells of a ... Two subtypes
of ERMS, botryoid and spindle cell rhabdomyosarcomas, tend to have a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/rhabdomyosarcoma/detailedguide/rhabdomyosarcoma-what-is-rhabdomyosarcoma

What is kidney cancer? | American Cancer Society

... also pale, like the clear cells, but are ... Rare types of renal cell carcinoma. ... RCC;
Medullary carcinoma; Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma; ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-what-is-kidney-cancer

Kidney Cancer (Adult) - Renal Cell Carcinoma

... The cells of these cancers are also pale, like the clear cells, but are ... Rare types
of renal cell carcinoma ... Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003107-pdf.pdf

Cancer Glossary

... spindle cell Search [spin-duhl sell]. a cell that, when ... melanomas, and
carcinomas have this type of cell. ... of the body that are shaped like spindles. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=s

Types of breast cancers

... under the microscope, like the ways the cells are arranged ... Metaplastic
carcinoma (most types, including spindle cell and squamous); Micropapillary ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-breast-cancer-types

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... lung cancers, because they don't develop from cells in the ... terms like epithelial,
spindled, sarcomatoid, or mixed epithelial and spindle cell features. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/understandingyourpathologyreport/lungpathology/lung-cancer-pathology

What is thymus cancer?

... The cells in these tumors are spindle-shaped or ... lymphocytes, but the thymus
epithelial cells are larger ... nuclei (the DNA-containing part of the cell). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thymuscancer/detailedguide/thymus-cancer-what-is-thymus-cancer

Sarcoma: Adult Soft Tissue Cancer

... A spindle cell tumor is a tumor with cells that look like these. Spindle cell tumor
is not a specific diagnosis or a specific type of cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003138-pdf.pdf