8093/3 Fibroepithelioma of Pinkus type



Definitions

Skin
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



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