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[Malignant carcinoid tumor of the bladder].

Authors
  • Anichkov, N M
  • Nikonov, A A
  • Veresh, I
Type
Published Article
Journal
Arkhiv patologii
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1979
Volume
41
Issue
6
Pages
46–49
Identifiers
PMID: 464840
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

One of the first observations of malignant carcinoid of the urinary bladder in a man of 42 is described. Histologically the tumour resembled solid-alveolar transitional cell carcinoma. The carcinoid was verified by finding in the tumour cells electron dense endocrine granules and helix-like rough endoplasmic reticulum. Possible sources of urothelium carcinoid development are discussed.

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