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The pathology report from the Caldwell-Luc procedure revealed papillomatosis, hyperkeratosis, and acanthosis, with areas of broad-based invasion into the stroma, findings consistent with verrucous carcinoma (Figure 3). There were also islands of moderately dysplastic carcinoma cells near a region of keratinizing mucosal dysplasia (Figure 4). This amount of atypia was more than that usually seen with verrucous carcinoma and indicated moderately differentiated squamous cell carcinoma.
Radiology Quiz Case 2—Diagnosis. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003;129(2):260-261. doi:10.1001/archotol.129.2.259