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Penis and scrotum
Features to report in carcinomas

Reviewer: Antonio Cubilla, M.D. and Alcides Chaux, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 4 July 2013, last major update May 2010
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Possible sites of involvement

Periurethral corpus
spongiosum involvement

Diagram of B showing tumor involvement in yellow
(ca-carcinoma, a-tunica albuginea, cc-corpus cavernosum, cs-corpus spongiosum, u-urethra)

Gross images

Differing depths of invasion

Greater left side involvement

Extensive involvement

Micro images

Lamina propria invasion with sparing
of the corpus spongiosum (left)

Urethral mucosal involvement

Grade 1

Grade 2

Grade 3

Measurement of depth of invasion

Tumor embolus within vascular space

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