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Adenocarcinoma of the urethra during pregnancy: report of a case.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  559986     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The first case of adenocarcinoma of the urethra occurring during pregnancy is discussed. The patient was in her second trimester, and the pregnancy was allowed to continue to term. The patient was delivered vaginally of a healthy infant. Following delivery, she was treated with radiotherapy. After completion of the radiotherapy, the distal half of the urethra was excised. The patient has been followed for 7 years, and there is no evidence of recurrence.
L J Severino; A Brockunier; M M Davidian
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  50     ISSN:  0029-7844     ISO Abbreviation:  Obstet Gynecol     Publication Date:  1977 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-08-25     Completed Date:  1977-08-25     Revised Date:  2009-10-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401101     Medline TA:  Obstet Gynecol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  22s-23s     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Adenocarcinoma / pathology*,  radiotherapy
Pregnancy Complications / pathology*
Pregnancy Trimester, Second
Radiotherapy Dosage
Urethra / pathology
Urethral Neoplasms / pathology*,  radiotherapy

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