Malignant gallbladder tumors
Squamous cell carcinoma

Author: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 7 February 2018, last major update September 2012

Copyright: (c) 2003-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Squamous cell carcinoma[TI] gallbladder

Cite this page: Gulwani, H. Squamous cell carcinoma. website. Accessed September 25th, 2018.
Definition / general
Gross images

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Tumor encasing gallstones and invading liver

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Cords, islands, sheets of malignant squamous cells separated by dense fibrous stroma
  • Anaplastic to well differentiated, keratinizing tumors
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Squamous cell carcinoma