Prostate
Other carcinomas
Basaloid carcinoma

Authors: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 15 August 2016, last major update March 2012

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Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Resembles basaloid (cloacogenic) carcinoma of anal canal or upper aerodigestive tract
  • Has desmoplastic stromal response, perineural invasion, necrosis, widespread infiltration into surrounding tissue
Positive stains
Differential diagnosis