link
Bookmarks
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Sonia L. Betancourt Cuellar, MD
To access 4,300 diagnoses written by the world's leading experts in radiology, please log in or subscribe.Log inSubscribe
0
7
3
0

KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Abbreviations

                • Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)
              • Definitions

                • Primary lung malignancy thought to evolve from squamous metaplasia (preinvasive lesion)
                • Squamous means flat, descriptive of tumor cell morphology

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                        • Imaging Recommendations

                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                            PATHOLOGY

                            • General Features

                              • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                  • Microscopic Features

                                    CLINICAL ISSUES

                                    • Presentation

                                      • Demographics

                                        • Natural History & Prognosis

                                          • Treatment

                                            DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                            • Consider

                                              Selected References

                                              1. Kinoshita T et al: Prognostic factors based on clinicopathological data among the patients with resected peripheral squamous cell carcinomas of the lung. J Thorac Oncol. 9(12):1779-87, 2014
                                              2. Nair A et al: Revisions to the TNM staging of non-small cell lung cancer: rationale, clinicoradiologic implications, and persistent limitations. Radiographics. 31(1):215-38, 2011
                                              3. Takahashi M et al: Many faces of squamous cell carcinoma of the lung: its wide spectrum of radiological findings. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 32(2):45-65, 2003
                                              4. Shyu CL et al: Fast-growing squamous cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 36(2):199-202, 2002
                                              Related Anatomy
                                              Loading...
                                              Related Differential Diagnoses
                                              Loading...
                                              References
                                              Tables

                                              Tables

                                              KEY FACTS

                                              • Terminology

                                                • Imaging

                                                  • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                    • Pathology

                                                      • Clinical Issues

                                                        • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                          TERMINOLOGY

                                                          • Abbreviations

                                                            • Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)
                                                          • Definitions

                                                            • Primary lung malignancy thought to evolve from squamous metaplasia (preinvasive lesion)
                                                            • Squamous means flat, descriptive of tumor cell morphology

                                                          IMAGING

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Radiographic Findings

                                                              • CT Findings

                                                                • MR Findings

                                                                  • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                                    • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                        PATHOLOGY

                                                                        • General Features

                                                                          • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                            • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                              • Microscopic Features

                                                                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                                • Presentation

                                                                                  • Demographics

                                                                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                      • Treatment

                                                                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                        • Consider

                                                                                          Selected References

                                                                                          1. Kinoshita T et al: Prognostic factors based on clinicopathological data among the patients with resected peripheral squamous cell carcinomas of the lung. J Thorac Oncol. 9(12):1779-87, 2014
                                                                                          2. Nair A et al: Revisions to the TNM staging of non-small cell lung cancer: rationale, clinicoradiologic implications, and persistent limitations. Radiographics. 31(1):215-38, 2011
                                                                                          3. Takahashi M et al: Many faces of squamous cell carcinoma of the lung: its wide spectrum of radiological findings. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 32(2):45-65, 2003
                                                                                          4. Shyu CL et al: Fast-growing squamous cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 36(2):199-202, 2002