Pigmented squamous cell carcinoma of the skin: morphologic and immunohistochemical study of five cases.

@article{Morgan2000PigmentedSC,
  title={Pigmented squamous cell carcinoma of the skin: morphologic and immunohistochemical study of five cases.},
  author={Michael B. Morgan and J Lima-Maribona and Robert Austin Miller and Trevor Kilpatrick and Myron Tannenbaum},
  journal={Journal of cutaneous pathology},
  year={2000},
  volume={27 8},
  pages={381-6}
}
Invasive pigmented squamous cell carcinoma (PSCC) of the skin is reportedly rare. Herein, we evaluate an additional five cases and compare their relative frequency with non-pigmented squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Of 46,791 archived cases of SCC, a total of five cases of PSCC were discovered for a relative frequency of approximately 0.01%. Grossly, each tumor presented as a rapidly growing crusted papule on actinic damaged skin of the face. Microscopically, all were composed of a mixture of… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…