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Periurethral carcinosarcoma: a report of 2 cases with a review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15794697     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Carcinosarcomas are rare, aggressive tumors that can arise in various sites of the body, especially the genitourinary system. In this system, the most common location for the tumor is the uterus in the female and the urinary bladder in the male. To our knowledge, only 2 cases with a periurethral location for this tumor have been previously described in the English literature. We describe 2 additional cases in this location, one in either sex, with a review of the relevant literature.
Authors:
Yasodah Jayamohan; Latha Urs; Randall G Rowland; Steve Woolums; Subodh M Lele
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine     Volume:  129     ISSN:  1543-2165     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med.     Publication Date:  2005 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-03-29     Completed Date:  2005-10-25     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7607091     Medline TA:  Arch Pathol Lab Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e91-3     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington 40536-0084, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Carcinosarcoma / pathology*
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Urethral Neoplasms / pathology*

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