CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · J Lab Physicians 2023; 15(04): 608-612
DOI: 10.1055/s-0043-1768632
Case Report

Synchronous Malignancies: Pathological Analysis of Three Patients, Each with Dual Malignancies

1   Department of Pathology, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
1   Department of Pathology, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
1   Department of Pathology, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
Gunjan Saini
1   Department of Pathology, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
Romesh Lal
2   Department of Surgery, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
Ratna Biswas
3   Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
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Funding The authors received no financial support for the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article.


Multiple primary malignancies are defined as two or more malignancies arising independently to each other in the same or different anatomical sites, while excluding the possibility of metastasis from the primary malignancy. Here, we present three cases, each with dual malignancies involving different anatomical locations.

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Publication History

Received: 27 December 2022

Accepted: 14 March 2023

Article published online:
19 May 2023

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