A rare case of small-cell neuroendocrine tumour of the lung metastasising to the urinary bladder

SA Journal of Radiology

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Title A rare case of small-cell neuroendocrine tumour of the lung metastasising to the urinary bladder
Creator Mapuranga, Humphrey Silolo, Siseko van Wyk, Abraham C. Vlok, Sucari S.C.
Subject Diagnostic Radiology small-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma; metastases; cystoscopy; immunohistochemistry; biopsy
Description A 77-year-old woman with suspected lung carcinoma had multiple bladder masses and lymphadenopathy outside the normal urinary bladder drainage area. Fine needle aspiration and immunocytochemistry of the cervical lymph node complex and transurethral biopsy of the bladder masses confirmed metastatic small-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma.Contribution: Clinical correlation, imaging findings, tumour markers and immunohistochemistry are necessary for metastatic bladder tumour work-up.
Publisher AOSIS
Contributor Stellenbosch university - Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences
Date 2023-04-26
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion — CASE REPORT
Format text/html application/epub+zip text/xml application/pdf
Identifier 10.4102/sajr.v27i1.2556
Source South African Journal of Radiology; Vol 27, No 1 (2023); 4 pages 2078-6778 1027-202X
Language eng
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Coverage South Africa 2018 onwards case report
Rights Copyright (c) 2023 Humphrey Mapuranga, Siseko Silolo, Abraham C. van Wyk, Sucari S.C. Vlok https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0