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Seminal vesicles

Urothelial carcinoma

Reviewers: Komal Arora, M.D., (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 29 July 2012, last major update July 2012
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● Bladder urothelial carcinoma may extend directly into seminal vesicles or spread via mucosa without stromal invasion (Am J Surg Pathol 1987;11:951)
● Poor prognosis (J Urol 2004;172:81, BJU Int 2010;106:1657)

Case reports

● 72 year old man with in situ disease and mucosal spread pattern (Korean J Urol 2012;53:368)

Micro images

Mucosal spread pattern

End of Prostate > Seminal vesicles > Urothelial carcinoma

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