Bladder squamous cell carcinoma
Patient is known to have bladder cancer.
CT Abdomen and pelvis (selected images)
Loading Stack -
0 images remaining
Irregular thickening of the bladder wall associated with a right ureteral obstruction and hydronephrosis on this side. Signs of a possible extension to the space of Retzius.
Squamous cell carcinoma of the bladder is rare, and accounts for only ~ 3 - 8% of all bladder cancers (90% are transitional cell carcinomas) but nevertheless the commonest type of non-transitional cell carcinoma involving the bladder. It is also known as bladder epidermoid carcinoma.
This patient had a cystoscopy and histological confirmation performed in a different hospital, SCC was confirmed.