PATHOLOGY & ONCOLOGY RESEARCHVol. 4 No. 4, 1998

 Report

Leiomyoma of the Urinary Bladder

Zvi LUTTWAK1, Rumelia KOREN2, Vladimir VELTMAN2, Marisa HALPERN2, Aaron MANES1, Dov LASK1, Annette SIEGAL2

1Department of Urology, Hasharon Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petah-Tikva, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
2Department of Pathology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah-Tikva, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petah Tikva, Israel

 

Leiomyoma of the urinary bladder is a rarity but should be considered in the differential diagnosis of an intramural neoplasm. We report a case illustrating clinical and pathological features in particular the immunohistochemistry. Etiology and differential diagnosis are discussed. Pathology & Oncology Research, Vol 4, Nr 4, 308-309, 1998

Key words: bladder; leiomyoma


Received: Aug 12, 1998; accepted: Oct 2, 1998
Correspondence: Rumelia KOREN, Department of Pathology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah-Tikva, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petah Tikva , Israel, Fax: 972-3-9372349

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