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Chondrosarcoma of the urinary bladder and establishment of a human chondrosarcoma cell line (OCUU-6).
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15859154     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Chondrosarcoma is a very rare tumor of the urinary bladder, with only 4 cases reported to date. In this study, we report on a case of a 73-year-old male who presented bladder mass and right hydroureteronephrosis. Radical cystectomy, right nephrectomy and left ureterocutaneoustomy were performed, and histological study disclosed chondrosarcoma of the urinary bladder. As reported in other cases, the tumor was highly aggressive with a short clinical course, and the patient died of carcinomatous pleuritis at one month after surgery. Subsequently, we successfully established a human chondrosarcoma cell line (OCUU-6) from the pleural effusion of the patient.
Shinichi Ikemoto; Kazunobu Sugimura; Naomasa Yoshida; Tatsuya Nakatani
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Human cell     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0914-7470     ISO Abbreviation:  Hum. Cell     Publication Date:  2004 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-04-29     Completed Date:  2005-07-12     Revised Date:  2012-05-31    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8912329     Medline TA:  Hum Cell     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  93-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Urology, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Chondrosarcoma / genetics,  pathology*,  surgery
Chromosome Mapping
Fatal Outcome
Mice, Inbred BALB C
Mice, Nude
Neoplasm Transplantation
Tumor Cells, Cultured
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms / genetics,  pathology*,  surgery

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