Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Gross images | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images
Cite this page: Large cell nonkeratinizing squamous cell carcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixLCNSS.html. Accessed October 21st, 2019.
Definition / general
- More radiosensitive than large cell keratinizing (5 year survival for stage I is 84%)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Rounded nests of neoplastic squamous cells with no keratin pearls but may have individual cell keratinization or clear cells
- Relatively uniform cells with indistinct cell borders and numerous mitotic figures