Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Pol J Pathol. 2011 Sep;62(3):179-82.

A case of villous adenoma of the urinary bladder with tubulovillous architecture: characterization by immunohistochemical analysis.

Author information

  • 1Department of Pathology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan. yasu-naka@patholo2.med.tohoku.ac.jp

Abstract

Villous adenomas of the urinary tract are rare as compared to urothelial carcinoma. We report a case of urinary bladder villous adenoma in a 90-year-old woman. Cystoscopic examination revealed a papillary tumour in the diverticulum at the posterior wall of the urinary bladder. Transurethral resection was performed and histopathological examination revealed predominantly tubulovillous architecture, and showed an identical immunohistochemical profile to villous adenoma associated with cystitis glandularis.

PMID:
22102078
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for Termedia Publishing House Ltd.
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk