The pathology of incidental carcinoma.

  title={The pathology of incidental carcinoma.},
  author={David G. Bostwick},
  journal={Cancer surveys},
"Incidental" cancer refers to predominantly well differentiated cancer that arises in the transition zone and is found by chance in TURP chips. These tumours are frequently small and may be completely resected by TURP, although a significant number have an additional tumour that is unreachable with a resectoscope. These tumours often co-exist with benign prostatic hyperplasia. Putative precursors of incidental carcinoma include high grade PIN and AAH, and these lesions are frequently found in… CONTINUE READING


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