NCI Definition: A very rare rectal carcinoma characterized by the presence of a malignant squamous cell infiltrate. [1]

Disease Details

Rectal Squamous Carcinoma, Squamous Carcinoma of Rectum, Squamous Carcinoma of the Rectum, Rectum squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Rectum, Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Rectum
Rectal Carcinoma
Cloacogenic Carcinoma of the Rectum


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.