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Eye
Carcinoma
Squamous cell carcinoma of conjunctiva

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 30 September 2013, last major update December 2011
Copyright: (c) 2004-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

See subtype below: HIV/AIDS patients

General
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Case reports
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Treatment
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Clinical images
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Nodular tumor with prominent vascularity at limbus

Fleshy elevated lesion at limbus

Gross description
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Gross images
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Large limbal tumor invades anterior chamber

Tumor has destroyed eye and invaded orbit

Micro description
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Micro images
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Early invasion with corneal involvement

Well differentiated tumor with deep invasion

Thick layer of parakeratosis and microinvasion

Lobules of invasive keratinizing carcinoma in stroma


Papillomatous pattern

Squamoid nests

Metastasis to preauricular node and parotid gland

Positive stains
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Molecular
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Differential diagnosis
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Additional references
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HIV/AIDS patients

General
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Case reports
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End of Eye > Carcinoma > Squamous cell carcinoma of conjunctiva


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