basosquamous cell carcinoma

basosquamous cell carcinoma

[bā′sōskwā′məs]
Etymology: Gk, basis + L, squamosus, scaly
a malignant epidermal tumor composed of basal and squamous cells.
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Basosquamous cell carcinoma (metatypic carcinoma, BSCC) of the dermis is a rare clinocopathologic entity which shows basaloid cell and squamous cell carcinoma properties.
Basosquamous cell carcinoma is a variant of basal cell carcinoma that has features of both basal cell and squamous cell carcinoma.