Primary non-urachal adenocarcinoma of the bladder.


Journal Article

The clinical course of 34 patients with non-urachal adenocarcinoma of the bladder was reviewed and compared to the world experience. The 5-year survivorship was 19 per cent, with only 1 patient being free of disease. Metaplasia with formation of glandular elements reflects the unstable potential of the transitional cell and may be associated with the biologic aggressiveness of the tumor.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kramer, SA; Bredael, J; Croker, BP; Paulson, DF; Glenn, JF

Published Date

  • March 1, 1979

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 121 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 278 - 281

PubMed ID

  • 430618

Pubmed Central ID

  • 430618

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-5347

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0022-5347(17)56753-1


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States