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Related to squamous: squamous epithelium, Squamous epithelial cells, squamous metaplasia, Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion, squamous papilloma
squamous/squa·mous/ (skwah´mus) scaly or platelike.
squamous(skwā′məs, skwä′-) also
squamous(of epithelium) flattened and plate-like.
squamous; squamate scaly; capable of desquamation
Patient discussion about squamous
Q. what is fragments of endocervical glandular mucosa with inflammation and squamous metaplasia fragments of endocervical glandular mucosa
Q. what is the most accurate pathological test to identify the primary source of a cystic mass in the neck? the mass was removed. Pathologist was unable to identify the source and diagnosed the mass as a branchilogic carcinmoa (which is extremely rare, if exists at all). Therefore, I am looking for the most updated test and examinations that can be applied to blocks of the mass and determine their origin (primary source)