Female urethral carcinoma: evidences to origin from Skene's glands.

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PURPOSE Urethral carcinoma is among the rarest neoplasias of the genitourinary tract and its origin is unclear. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) is considered an evidence of origin from Skene's glands. We considered the origin from these glands in PSA negative cases. MATERIAL AND METHODS We studied 3 patients with urethral carcinoma surgically treated. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2009.03.019

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@article{Reis2011FemaleUC, title={Female urethral carcinoma: evidences to origin from Skene's glands.}, author={Leonardo Oliveira Reis and A. Billis and Fabio Thadeu Ferreira and Lia Yumi Ikari and Rafael F Stellini and Ubirajara Rocha Ferreira}, journal={Urologic oncology}, year={2011}, volume={29 2}, pages={218-23} }