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Esophagus
Carcinoma
Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma

Reviewer: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 25 September 2013, last major update September 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.
PubMed Search: Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma [title]

General
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Epidemiology
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Sites
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Pathophysiology
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Clinical features
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Diagnosis
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Prognostic factors
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Case reports
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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Small dark tumor cells

Peripheral basal-type cells

Focus of squamous differentiation

Strands of tumor cells touch epithelium


Composed of solid nests and strands of basaloid cells

Comedo-type necrosis and focal areas of squamous differentiation

AE1, AE3, and patchy S100

H&E and bcl2

Positive stains
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Negative stains
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Electron microscopy descriptions
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Molecular / cytogenetics descriptions
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Differential diagnosis
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End of Esophagus > Carcinoma > Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma


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