Transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder with invasion of pelvic wall

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard


Vague right-sided pelvic pain.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Male

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

CT demonstrates a large bladder mass invading into perivesical fat and right pelvic wall. Note osseous erosion through the medial wall of right acetabulum (quadrilateral plate). There is associated with right-sided hydronephrosis.

Case Discussion

TCC of the bladder was confirmed histologically. 

Case courtesy of Bob Cook, MD. Western Memorial Regional Hospital Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

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