Prostate
Other carcinomas
Basaloid carcinoma


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Komal Arora, M.D.
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Cite this page: Arora K. Basaloid carcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/prostatebasaloid.html. Accessed September 17th, 2019.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Resembles basaloid (cloacogenic) carcinoma of anal canal or upper aerodigestive tract
  • Has desmoplastic stromal response, perineural invasion, necrosis, widespread infiltration into surrounding tissue
Positive stains
Differential diagnosis
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