Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the prostate.

  title={Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the prostate.},
  author={Antonio Lopez-Beltran and Liang Cheng and Rafael Prieto and Ana Blanca and Rodolfo Montironi},
  journal={Human pathology},
  volume={40 7},
In this report, we summarized the clinicopathologic features of 5 cases of lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the prostate, a rare variant of prostate cancer characterized by a malignant epithelial component densely infiltrated by lymphoid cells. In all 5 patients, there were obstructive symptoms and elevated prostate-specific antigen; one patient had also hematuria. Their ages ranged from 69 to 82 years (mean age, 76 years). The initial diagnosis of lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the… CONTINUE READING