Journal of Skin Cancer / 2011 / Article / Tab 1

Review Article

Two Distinct Pathways to Development of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Vulva

Table 1

Characteristics of two types of squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva. (Characteristics of the warty/basaloid type and the keratinizing type of SCC of the vulva are shown).

warty or basaloid typekeratinizing type

55 (35–65)77 (55–85)
Precursorwarty or basaloid VINLichen sclerosus differentiated VIN
Molecular characteristicsHPV integrationp53 mutation
overexpressionMicrosatellite instability