National Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 64--68

Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma – A rare and aggressive variant of squamous cell carcinoma: A case report and review of literature


Bhavana Gupta1, Amritaksha Bhattacharyya2, Anil Singh3, Kunal Sah3, Vivek Gupta4 
1 Department of Oral Pathology, Dental institute, RIMS, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
2 Department of Oral Pathology, Maharana Pratap Dental College, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
3 Department of Oral Pathology, Saraswati Dental College, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
4 Department of Periodontology, Dental institute, RIMS, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India

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Dr. Bhavana Gupta
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India

Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma (BSCC) is a rare and aggressive variant of oral squamous cell carcinoma with a predilection for the tongue and in other locations, such as floor of the mouth, palate, retromolar trigone, and gingival mucosa. Here, we present a case of BSCC of oropharynx in a 60-year-old male patient.


How to cite this article:
Gupta B, Bhattacharyya A, Singh A, Sah K, Gupta V. Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma – A rare and aggressive variant of squamous cell carcinoma: A case report and review of literature.Natl J Maxillofac Surg 2018;9:64-68


How to cite this URL:
Gupta B, Bhattacharyya A, Singh A, Sah K, Gupta V. Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma – A rare and aggressive variant of squamous cell carcinoma: A case report and review of literature. Natl J Maxillofac Surg [serial online] 2018 [cited 2023 Feb 1 ];9:64-68
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