The dataset has been developed for the reporting of the pathologic findings of primary cutaneous Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) in excision (resection) specimens containing tumour. 
ICCR Merkel Cell Carcinoma Bookmarked guide - 1442 KB
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ICCR Merkel Cell Carcinoma Dataset in Word - 209 KB

Publication History

1st edition - December 2019 
  • To reference this dataset please use the following citation: Busam K, Bichakjian C, Coit D, Kutzner H, Requena L, Scolyer R, Stefanato C, Walsh N, Wood B. (2019) Merkel Cell Carcinoma, Histopathology Reporting Guide, 1st  edition. International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting; Sydney, Australia. ISBN: 978-1-925687-33-0

Expert Committee

The Merkel Cell Carcinoma dataset was developed by the following international team:
  • Chair - Klaus Busam, USA 
  • ICCR  representative - Paul Barrett, UK
Domain Experts:
  • Chris Bichakjian, USA
  • Daniel Coit, USA
  • Heinz Kutzner, Germany
  • Luis Requena, Spain
  • Richard Scolyer, Australia
  • Catherine Stefanato, UK
  • Noreen Walsh, Canada
  • Benjamin Wood, Australia