An aggressive spindle cell squamous carcinoma arising in a patient with long-standing erythroderma.

@article{Matsumura1994AnAS,
  title={An aggressive spindle cell squamous carcinoma arising in a patient with long-standing erythroderma.},
  author={Takeshi Matsumura and Masanobu Kumakiri and Kazuko C. Sato-Matsumura and Hirotaka Koizumi and Akira Ohkawara and J NeurophysiolManabu Tanifuji and Yoko Yoshida},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  year={1994},
  volume={21 10},
  pages={
          746-50
        }
}
Spindle cell squamous carcinoma (SCSC) of the left hand arising in a patient with long-standing erythroderma is reported. Histopathologically, spindle shaped atypical cells were observed neighboring the cells of well differentiated squamous cell carcinoma. These two types of tumor cells, spindle cells and well differentiated cells, were present side by side and merged into each other. The erythroderma had been present for over 20 years, and both clinical and histopathological findings suggested… CONTINUE READING
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