8093/3 Basal cell carcinoma, fibroepithelial


Fibroepithelioma of Pinkus type
Fibroepithelial basal cell carcinoma, Pinkus type
Pinkus tumor
Fibroepithelioma, NOS


ICD-O-3 topography code: C44
ICD10: C44

Fibroepithelial basal cell carcionoma is a variant of basal cell carcinoma presenting as an elevated or erythematous nodular lesion, usually on the back. It is histologically characterized by a network of cords of basaloid cells extending from the epidermis into the dermis, creating a fenestrating pattern. The clinical course is usually indolent1
LeBoit PE, Burg G, Weedon D, Sarasin A (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Skin Tumours
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2005