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Verrucous carcinoma

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D., PathologyOutlines.com, Inc. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 26 June 2011, last major update June 2011
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Cytology description

● Atypical polygonal and spindle cells with abundant and keratinizing cytoplasm with vacuoles; also atypical squamous cells with keratin pearls (Acta Cytol 2003;47:1050, Acta Cytol 1983;27:540)

Micro images

Molecular description

● High risk HPV by PCR (Anticancer Res 2007;27:4491)

End of Cervix-cytology > Carcinoma > Verrucous carcinoma

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