Colon (tumor & nontumor)
Carcinoma
Squamous cell


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PubMed Search: Squamous cell carcinoma [title] colon

Raul S. Gonzalez, M.D.
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Rectal squamous cell carcinoma

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Similar to squamous cell carcinoma in other organs (polygonal eosinophilic cells with intercellular bridges and keratin formation)
  • Can be poorly differentiated
  • May be basaloid or acantholytic
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Acantholytic SCC of cecum

Tumor cecum mucosa boundary

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