Prostatic sarcoma

Case contributed by Dr Natalie Yang

Patient Data

Gender: Male

A heterogenously enhancing lobulated multinodular mass lesion is seen arising in central gland of prostate, invading the peripheral gland, with possibility of extracapsular extension (loss of periprostatic fat planes in few areas). Planes with posterior wall of urinary bladder is not well defined. Few locoregional enlarged lymph nodes are seen.

Case Discussion

Primary prostatic mass lesion is considered.

Differential diagnosis:

  1. Prostatic adenocarcinoma
  2. Prostatic sarcoma
  3. Prostatic melanoma

Final diagnosis:

Histologically confirmed prostatic sarcoma

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Case information

rID: 9852
Case created: 27th May 2010
Last edited: 6th Dec 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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