This is an exenteration specimen from a 73 year old woman. She had the initial lesion biopsied 2 years previously, but at that time declined treatment.
1. What does Figure 1 show?
2. What does Figure 2 show?
3. What does Figure 3 show?
4. What is the diagnosis?
5. What is unusual about this case?
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