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cutaneous verrucous carcinoma

Monday 2 July 2012


- CVC : Macroscopy

- cutaneous verrucous carcinoma


Results do not support a causal role of HPV in the development of verrucous carcinoma. (22684225)

Testing for LR-HPV, particularly HPV 6 and 11, may help in the differential diagnosis of lesions suspicious of verrucous carcinoma as those testing positive for LR-HPV most likely represent giant condylomas.

See also

- verrucous carcinoma


- Comprehensive analysis of human papillomavirus prevalence and the potential role of low-risk types in verrucous carcinoma. Del Pino M, Bleeker MC, Quint WG, Snijders PJ, Meijer CJ, Steenbergen RD. Mod Pathol. 2012 Jun 8. PMID: 22684225