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Teat result showing hyperkeratinised squamous epithelium with dyplasic features. Squamous cell carcinoma. What does it mean?

sir this is for my.uncle. the result i got after his test :- specimen: is floor of mouth clinical diagnosis shows:- ulcer left side of frenum in the floor mouth. macroscopic examination shows one small brownish white soft tissue .all embeded..microscopic examination shows: given hyperparakeratinised stratified squamous epithelium with dyplasic features.. Impression is:- suggestive of squamous cell carcinoma-well differentiated(grade 1) (sir what does it mean..i didnt understand what this result tell??? sir plz can u make me understand in normal language.
Asked On : Sat, 7 Jul 2012
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It simply means that your uncle is suffering from cancer of the part of the mouth below the tongue (called the floor of mouth). Squamous cell carcinoma is the most common cancer to occur in the mouth. You should immediately consult a cancer surgeon and start treatment. If it has not spread to other parts of the body then the treatment would be first surgery which may or may not be followed by radiotherapy.All the best.
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