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Other carcinomas

Carcinoid tumor

Reviewers: Komal Arora, M.D., (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 26 March 2012, last major update March 2012
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● Very rare tumor of prostate
● Also called low grade neuroendocrine carcinoma
● May metastasize

Case reports

● 7 year old boy (J Urol 1995;153:1080)
● 34 year old man (Int Urol Nephrol 2010;42:683)
● 61 year old man with primary carcinoid tumor of the verumontanum and a coexisting prostatic adenocarcinoma (J Med Case Reports 2010;4:16)
● 78 year old man with incidental 2 cm tumor with lymph node metastases at autopsy (Am J Surg Pathol 1984;8:545)

Micro images

Primary carcinoid tumor of the verumontanum

Other images

End of Prostate > Other carcinomas > Carcinoid tumor

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