Squamous cell bladder cancer with osteolytic metastasis

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


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Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male

Accidentally discovered partially-calcified urinary bladder mass with osteolytic metastasis and old fracture of the left pubic ramus.

Case Discussion

The patient had an old history of bilharziasis which caused metaplasia of the bladder epithelium then subsequently developed into squamous cell carcinoma.

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Case information

rID: 28876
Published: 18th Apr 2014
Last edited: 7th Sep 2020
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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