Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of the tonsil: report of a case and review of the literature

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The most common type of malignancy affecting the upper aerodigestive tract is squamous cell carcinoma. Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma (BSCC) is a rarely seen, high-grade, bimorphic variant of squamous cell carcinoma, which displays distinct histological features. This entity was first described by Wain et al. in 1986. Since then, approximately 170 cases… (More)
DOI: 10.5114/wo.2012.31778

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@inproceedings{Shetty2012BasaloidSC, title={Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of the tonsil: report of a case and review of the literature}, author={Deviprasad Shetty and Vijayalakshmi Subramaniam and Adarsha Herale and Prema Saldanha and Mahaveer Jain}, booktitle={Contemporary oncology}, year={2012} }