Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.

  title={Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.},
  author={Augusto Felix G Paulino and Bhuvanesh Singh and Jatin P Shah and Andrew G. Huvos},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  volume={110 9},
OBJECTIVE/HYPOTHESIS Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma (BSCC), an uncommon tumor with predilection for the upper aerodigestive tract, is a distinct variant of squamous carcinoma, because of its unique histological features and ominous clinical behavior. This study reviews the experience in treating BSCC from two institutions. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective. METHODS H&E-stained sections from 20 patients with BSCC of the head and neck were reviewed and clinical follow-up was obtained for all… CONTINUE READING