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  WHO histological classification of tumours of the oral cavity and oropharynx

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WHO histological classification of tumours of odontogenic tumours

Malignant epithelial tumours
Squamous cell carcinoma 8070/3
   Verrucous carcinoma 8051/3
   Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma 8083/3
   Papillary squamous cell carcinoma 8052/3
   Spindle cell carcinoma 8074/3
   Acantholytic squamous cell carcinoma 8075/3
   Adenosquamous carcinoma 8560/3
   Carcinoma cuniculatum 8051/3
Lymphoepithelial carcinoma 8082/3
Epithelial precursor lesions
Benign epithelial tumours
Papillomas 8050/0
   Squamous cell papilloma and verruca vulgaris
   Condyloma acuminatum
   Focal epithelial hyperplasia
Granular cell tumour 9580/0
Keratoacanthoma 8071/1
Salivary gland tumours
Salivary gland carcinomas 8050/0
   Acinic cell carcinoma 8550/3
   Mucoepidermoid carcinoma 8430/3
   Adenoid cystic carcinoma 8200/3
   Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma 8525/3
   Basal cell adenocarcinoma 8147/3
   Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma 8562/3
   Clear cell carcinoma, not otherwise specified 8310/3
   Cystadenocarcinoma 8450/3
   Mucinous adenocarcinoma 8480/3
   Oncocytic carcinoma 8290/3
   Salivary duct carcinoma 8500/3
   Myoepithelial carcinoma 8982/3
   Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma 8941/3
Salivary gland adenomas 8050/0
   Pleomorphic adenoma 8940/0
   Myoepithelioma 8982/0
   Basal cell adenoma 8147/0
   Canalicular adenoma 8149/0
   Duct papilloma 8503/0
   Cystadenoma 8440/0
Soft tissue tumours
Kaposi sarcoma 9140/3
Lymphangioma 9170/0
Ectomesenchymal chondromyxoid tumour
Focal oral mucinosis
Congenital granular cell epulis
Haematolymphoid tumours
Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) 9680/3m
Mantle cell lymphoma 9673/3
Follicular lymphoma 9690/3
Extranodal marginal zone B-cell lymphoma of MALT type 9699/3
Burkitt lymphoma 9687/3
T-cell lymphoma (including anaplastic large cell lymphoma) 9714/3
Extramedullary plasmacytoma 9734/3
Langerhans cell histiocytosis 9751/1
Extramedullary myeloid sarcoma 9930/3
Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma / tumour 9758/3
Mucosal malignant melanoma 8720/3
Secondary tumours

A digital manual for the early diagnosis of oral neoplasia, edited by Ramadas K., Lucas E., Thomas G., Mathew B., Balan A., Thara S., Sankaranarayanan R.

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)

In collaboration with:
Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, India (RCC)

ISBN: 978 92 832 2444 0

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International Union against Cancer (UICC)

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