8072/3 Epidermoid carcinoma, large cell, nonkeratinizing



Definitions

Cervix uteri
ICD-O-3 topography code: C53
ICD10: C53
           

Non-keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma is a histological variant of squamous cell carcinoma composed of large atypical cells, without morphologic evidence of keratin production (keratinization may be present in individual cells, but there are no keratin pearls). The cells are solitary or arranged in syncytia and have large nuclei with anisokaryosis1
 
Tavassoli FA, Devilee P (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Breast and Female Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2003



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Vagina
ICD-O-3 topography code: C52
ICD10: C52
           

A squamous cell carcinoma composed of large atypical cells, without morphologic evidence of keratin production.



Nasopharynx
ICD-O-3 topography code: C11
ICD10: C11.9
           

A squamous cell carcinoma composed of large atypical cells, without morphologic evidence of keratin production.



Vulva
ICD-O-3 topography code: C51
ICD10: C51
           

Large cell, nonkeratinizing squamous cell carcinoma is a variant of squamous cell carcinoma composed of large atypical cells, without morphologic evidence of keratin production
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Tavassoli FA, Devilee P (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Breast and Female Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2003



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