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anal basaloid squamous cell carcinoma

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Basaloid Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Anus; Basaloid SCC of the Anus

Definition: Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the anus, previously called cloacogenic carcinoma, is a subtype of SCC. Basaloid SCC of the anus is characterized by 4 major histologic patterns and is consistently HPV driven.

References

- Basaloid Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Anus Revisited.
Graham RP, Arnold CA, Naini BV, Lam-Himlin DM.
Am J Surg Pathol. 2016 Mar;40(3):354-60. doi : 10.1097/PAS.0000000000000594
PMID: 26866355