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Table 1 Three reported cases of surgical resection of carcinosarcoma of the Ampulla of Vater

From: Carcinosarcoma of the ampulla of Vater: a case report and literature review

Author Year Sex Age Chief complaint Pathological findings Operation Lymph node metastasis Prognosis
Kench [6] 1997 F 46 Melena, lassitude, dyspnea, hypotension Adenocarcinoma cells, squamous carcinoma cells and spindle-type sarcoma cells (so-called) PD N+ Died (POD 240 due to liver metastasis)
Kijima [7] 1999 M 46 Jaundice, liver dysfunction Adenocarcinoma cells and spindle-type sarcoma cells (so-called) PD Unknown Unknown
Present case 2015 M 73 Jaundice Adenocarcinoma cells and spindle-type sarcoma cells (so-called) PD N− Alive (POM 5)