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Retrovesical squamous cell carcinoma associated with toxoplasmosis: diagnostic images, serum detection of SCC-antigen, and successful treatment by M-VAC regimen.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2642569     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of retrovesical squamous cell carcinoma associated with acquired toxoplasmosis is presented. To date only six cases with retrovesical carcinoma have been reported in the literature. Although it is difficult to make a preoperative diagnosis of this rare neoplasm, transrectal longitudinal ultrasonography was diagnostically valuable, and serial measurements of serum squamous cell antigen (SCC-Ag) were useful for monitoring the clinical course.
Authors:
K Tada; T Takeuchi; T Tanaka; H Iwata; M Kanematsu; M Kuriyama; Y Ban; Y Kawada
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of surgical oncology     Volume:  40     ISSN:  0022-4790     ISO Abbreviation:  J Surg Oncol     Publication Date:  1989 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-02-09     Completed Date:  1989-02-09     Revised Date:  2006-04-24    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0222643     Medline TA:  J Surg Oncol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  61-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Urology and Pathology, Gifu University School of Medicine, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use
Carcinoembryonic Antigen / analysis
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell / complications*,  diagnosis,  therapy
Cisplatin / administration & dosage
Doxorubicin / administration & dosage
Humans
Male
Methotrexate / administration & dosage
Retroperitoneal Neoplasms / complications*,  diagnosis,  therapy
Toxoplasmosis / complications*
Ultrasonography
Vinblastine / administration & dosage
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Carcinoembryonic Antigen; 0/M-VAC protocol; 15663-27-1/Cisplatin; 23214-92-8/Doxorubicin; 59-05-2/Methotrexate; 865-21-4/Vinblastine

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