Bladder urothelial carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Patient presents to the emergency department with gross haematuria.

Patient Data

Age: 73
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Enlarged prostate bulging the bladder floor.

Mural broad-based polypoid lesion arising from the left internal aspect of Bladder. The lesion shows internal flow on Doppler.

Case Discussion

Presumptive diagnosis of bladder carcinoma. 

Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) is the most common primary neoplasm of the bladder, and bladder TCC is the most common tumour of the entire urinary system.

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Case information

rID: 23448
Published: 16th Jun 2013
Last edited: 2nd Apr 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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