Carcinoma in diverticulum of female urethra.

  title={Carcinoma in diverticulum of female urethra.},
  author={Maria Ol{\'i}via Dias Gonzalez and Maureen L. Harrison and M A Boileau},
  volume={26 4},
A case of carcinoma originating in a diverticulum of the urethra in a female patient is presented. A review of 143 cases of carcinoma of the female urethra treated from 1948 to 1984 at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute at Houston disclosed 6 additional patients with diverticular carcinoma. Analysis of their clinical features, treatments--various combinations of primary excision, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy--and survival results indicate that survival is… CONTINUE READING