Penis and scrotum
Reviewer: Antonio Cubilla, M.D. and Alcides Chaux, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 24 June 2013, last major update May 2010
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- Unusual and aggressive variant of penile carcinoma
- Sheets and nests of cells with large nuclei, prominent nucleoli, abundant cytoplasm with well-defined borders and mucin in 25% of cells
- Minor component of well-differentiated non-keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma
- Resembles similar tumor of cervix
Extensive glycogenation of squamous cells
Sheets/nests of cells with prominent mucin
- Adenosquamous carcinoma: areas of true glandular differentiation, mucin stains glandular but not squamous structures
End of Penis and scrotum > Other malignancies > Mucoepidermoid carcinoma
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