Other carcinomas
Basaloid carcinoma

Topic Completed: 1 March 2012

Revised: 27 February 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed search: prostatic basaloid carcinoma

Komal Arora, M.D.
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Cite this page: Arora K. Basaloid carcinoma. website. Accessed April 9th, 2020.
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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