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Medical Term:

verrucous carcinoma


Definition: a well-differentiated papillary squamous cell carcinoma, especially of the oral cavity or penis, which may invade locally but rarely metastasizes; the usual cytologic features of malignancy are absent. Genital verrucous carcinoma may be associated with pre-existing condyloma acuminatum.

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