Basal Cell Hyperplasia in the Peripheral Zone of the Prostate

@article{Thorson2003BasalCH,
  title={Basal Cell Hyperplasia in the Peripheral Zone of the Prostate},
  author={Phataraporn Thorson and Paul E. Swanson and Robin T. Vollmer and Peter A. Humphrey},
  journal={Modern Pathology},
  year={2003},
  volume={16},
  pages={598-606}
}
Basal cell hyperplasia in the prostate is often viewed as a transition zone proliferation, related to usual, nodular glandular, and stromal hyperplasia. Basal cell hyperplasia in the prostatic peripheral zone, the most common site for development of prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and carcinoma, has not been previously characterized. We characterized the incidence and histomorphological attributes of basal cell hyperplasia in a series of 500 consecutive sextant needle core biopsy samples… CONTINUE READING