Primary small cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder-Minireview of the literature

Sarabjeet Chhabra, Padmaraj Hegde, Paras Singhal

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Abstract

Primary small cell carcinoma of urinary bladder is a rare but aggressive disease with poor prognosis and a high mortality rate. It accounts for less than 1% of all the primary cancers seen in the urinary bladder. Diagnosis and management of this entity poses a challenge to the clinician due to the lack of a standardized protocol for its treatment. Herein we discuss primary small cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder in its entirety.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3549-3553
Number of pages5
JournalAsian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention
Volume13
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2012

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Epidemiology
  • Oncology
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Cancer Research

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