Basal cell carcinomas with unusual histologic patterns.


Uncommon histologic variants of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) can present a diagnostic challenge. In this case series, we describe 3 patients with unusual BCCs encountered in a dermatologic surgical unit over a 1-year period from September 2003 to September 2004. The formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded histologic specimens were initially examined microscopically… (More)