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Composite Paraganglioma-Ganglioneuroma of the Urinary Bladder: A Clinicopathologic, Immunohistochemical, and UItrastructural Study of a Case and Review of the Literature.
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PMID:  12114785     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Urinary bladder paragangliomas are rare. An 81-yr-old woman was admitted because of whole-stream painless hematuria. Investigations revealed a pedunculated bladder tumor Pathological examination showed a biphasic tumor, composite paraganglioma-ganglio neuroma. The two separate components were documented by both immunohistochemical and ultrastructural studies. A review of the English literature on urinary bladder paragangliomas showed that the present case is the first case with this unique feature documented in detail, and the patient is the oldest one being reported.
Authors:
K. Y. Lam; Florence Loong; Tony W. H. Shek; S. M. Chu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Endocrine pathology     Volume:  9     ISSN:  1559-0097     ISO Abbreviation:  Endocr. Pathol.     Publication Date:  1998  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-Jul-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9009288     Medline TA:  Endocr Pathol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  353-361     Citation Subset:  -    
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FRCPA.
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