Appendiceal carcinoma mimicking primary bladder cancer

R. Henry, R. B. Bracken, Alberto Ayala

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Abstract

We report the first case of adenocarcinoma of the appendix invading the bladder. Because invasive bladder cancer was diagnosed initially the pelvis was irradiated preoperatively. At operation a primary appendiceal neoplasm invading the bladder was discovered and a right hemicolectomy and en bloc partial cystectomy were done. This treatment is recommended for appendiceal adenocarcinoma that invades the bladder.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)590-591
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Urology
Volume123
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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