NCI Definition: An anal carcinoma arising from the transitional zone of the anal canal. [1]

Disease Details

Cloacogenic Carcinoma, Cloacogenic Carcinoma of the Anus, Cloacogenic Anal Carcinoma, Cloacogenic Carcinoma of Anus, Anal Cloacogenic Carcinoma
Anal Canal Carcinoma


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.