NCI Definition: A well differentiated, moderately differentiated, or poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma that arises from the male or female urethra. [1]

Disease Details

Urethra Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Urethra, Urethra Epidermoid Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Urethra, Epidermoid Carcinoma of the Urethra, Urethral Epidermoid Carcinoma, Epidermoid Carcinoma of Urethra
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Urethral Verrucous Carcinoma
OncoTree Name
Urethral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
OncoTree Code


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 6. 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.