- Classifier list
- Reference groups (Classifier 12.2)
- SCC (CUT)
- Name: Methylation class squamous cell carcinoma (cutaneous)
- Description: The methylation class "squamous cell carcinoma (cutaneous)" is based on tumours with the histological diagnosis of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. Location is mostly the actinically-damaged skin of the head and neck region; median age is 73 years (age range 55 to 90). Molecularly, cases of this class frequently carry TERT promoter mutations. Copy number alterations are numerous with frequent losses on chromosome arm 9p (>80%).
- Histological diagnosis:
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