CD10 expression helps to differentiate basal cell carcinoma from trichoepithelioma*

  title={CD10 expression helps to differentiate basal cell carcinoma from trichoepithelioma*},
  author={Mitra Heidarpour and Parvin Rajabi and Farzaneh Sajadi},
  booktitle={Journal of research in medical sciences : the official journal of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences},
BACKGROUND The distinction between basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and trichoepithelioma (TE) may be very difficult in some cases because of the close similarities of these two lesions clinically and histopathologically. The purpose of this study is to investigate the usefulness of CD10 in distinguishing BCC and TE. METHODS The immunohistochemical expression of CD10 was evaluated in an archived group of 30 BCCs and 12 TEs in a retrospective cross sectional study. The localization of anti-CD10 to… CONTINUE READING
9 Citations
27 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-9 of 9 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 references

Tumors of the epidermal appendages

  • TS Ahmed, JD Priore, JT. Seykora
  • Lever's histopathology of the skin
  • 2008

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…