Plasmacytoid urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: histological and clinical features of 5 cases.

@article{Fritsche2008PlasmacytoidUC,
  title={Plasmacytoid urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: histological and clinical features of 5 cases.},
  author={Hans-Martin Fritsche and Maximilian Burger and Stefan Denzinger and Wolfgang Legal and Peter Juergen Goebell and Arndt Hartmann},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2008},
  volume={180 5},
  pages={1923-7}
}
PURPOSE Urothelial carcinoma with plasmacytoid morphology is a rare and only recently described histological variant. To date only 22 cases have been published. We present clinical and histopathological features of 5 cases of plasmacytoid urothelial carcinoma at our institutions. MATERIALS AND METHODS From a consecutive series of 130 muscle invasive urothelial carcinoma cases 3 of plasmacytoid urothelial carcinoma (2.3%) were identified. Two additional plasmacytoid urothelial carcinoma cases… CONTINUE READING