publication . Article . 2005

Squamous cell carcinoma in bladder extrophy

Altaf Gauhar Haji; K Chitrathara; Shekhar Sharma; DK Vijaykumar; VP Gangadharan;
Open Access Spanish; Castilian
  • Published: 01 Jan 2005
  • Country: Portugal
Abstract
Extrophy of the bladder is a rare congenital anomaly with an incidence of about 1/50000 newborn. Malignant potential of ectopic mucosa is high. Sixty percent of cancers in ectopic bladder occur during fourth and fifth decade of life, majority being adenocarcinoma (95%). Here we report a case of squamous cell carcinoma of ectopic urinary bladder in a 74-year-old male patient. In view of locally advanced disease, he received neoadjuvant chemotherapy with poor response. He underwent total cystectomy with ileal conduit diversion and continues to be alive and disease free at 36 months interval. The case is being reported on account of its rarity. Pertinent literature...
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free text keywords: Extrofia Vesical, Neoplasias da Bexiga Urinária, Humans, Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health, Oncology, Male patient, Basal cell, Urinary bladder, medicine.anatomical_structure, medicine, business.industry, business, Adenocarcinoma, medicine.disease, Surgery, medicine.medical_specialty, Bladder extrophy, Chemotherapy, medicine.medical_treatment, Disease free, Locally advanced disease
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