Transitional cell carcinoma of the prostate: Diagnosis, staging and management

@article{Hardeman2004TransitionalCC,
  title={Transitional cell carcinoma of the prostate: Diagnosis, staging and management},
  author={Stephen W. Hardeman and Mark S. Soloway},
  journal={World Journal of Urology},
  year={2004},
  volume={6},
  pages={170-174}
}
Over a 5-year period, 21 patients were diagnosed with transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the prostate. Tumor was primary to the prostate in 3 patients, but was associated with TCC of the bladder in the remaining 18. Ten patients developed TCC of the prostate following intravesical therapy for TCC of the bladder. Patients were staged according to local tumor extent, with 2 having disease confined to the prostatic urothelium, 7 showing invasion into ducts and 12 with stromal involvement. None… CONTINUE READING