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Non-Keratinizing Large Cell Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Epidermoid carcinoma, large cell, nonkeratinizing; Non-keratinizing epidermoid carcinoma - large cell; Non-keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma; Non-keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma - large cell; Squamous cell carcinoma, large cell, nonkeratinizing; Squamous cell carcinoma, nonkeratinizing
SNOMED CT: Non-keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma - large cell (45490001); Non-keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma (45490001); Non-keratinizing epidermoid carcinoma - large cell (45490001); Squamous cell carcinoma, large cell, nonkeratinizing (45490001); Epidermoid carcinoma, large cell, nonkeratinizing (45490001); Squamous cell carcinoma, nonkeratinizing (45490001)


A squamous cell carcinoma composed of large atypical cells, without morphologic evidence of keratin production. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVNon-Keratinizing Large Cell Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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Krane JF
Acta Cytol 2013;57(2):117-26. Epub 2013 Feb 28 doi: 10.1159/000346715. PMID: 23406782
Bitiren M, Cakmak EA, Gocmen A, Inaloz SS, Sari I, Karakok M, Aydin A
Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 2003;24(5):411-2. PMID: 14584658

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