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Synchronous occurrence of bladder carcinosarcoma and testicular seminoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11442665     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of urinary bladder carcinosarcoma with simultaneous testicular seminoma. A 60-year-old male presented with painless gross hematuria and a left testicular mass. The bladder tumor was deeply infiltrating muscular tissue and had histologic features of both carcinoma and sarcoma. Testicular tumor was diagnosed as classical seminoma. Radical cystectomy, pelvic and left-modified retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy were performed. The lymph nodes did not show metastasis. At the 26 months follow-up, the patient is free of disease.
Authors:
Y S Gürbüz; B Müezzinoglu; K Cimen; O Dillioglugil
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0919-8172     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Urol.     Publication Date:  2001 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-07-09     Completed Date:  2001-10-04     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9440237     Medline TA:  Int J Urol     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  404-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology, Kocaeli University Medical School, Kocaeli, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Carcinosarcoma / pathology*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary / pathology*
Seminoma / pathology*
Testicular Neoplasms / pathology*
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms / pathology*

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