Perineural glands in normal and hyperplastic prostates.

  title={Perineural glands in normal and hyperplastic prostates.},
  author={Per Henrik Becher Carstens},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={123 5},
Serial sections from 1 block of either a normal or hyperplastic prostate demonstrated at least 2 foci of perineural invasion in 7 of 8 consecutive autopsies. In addition to the perineural invasion a close relationship was found among nerves, glandular epithelium and vascular structures in all 8 autopsies. Although there are differences between the epithelium in perineural invasion in carcinoma and in normal or hyperplastic prostates perineural invasion can no longer be regarded as unequivocal… CONTINUE READING