A maxillary alveolar ridge swelling in a patient with hematuria: beware of metastatic transitional cell carcinoma

Bhavan P. Rai, P. J. Brown, M. Shakeel, Charles Achuda, Satchi Swami, G. Nabi

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    Abstract

    Maxillary metastasis from a primary bladder transitional cell carcinoma is extremely rare. In this study we present such a case and results of immunohistochemical examination are also reported. Local radiotherapy combined with systemic chemotherapy may be an acceptable treatment option.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)166-168
    Number of pages3
    JournalCurrent Urology
    Volume2
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2009

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    Keywords

    • Transitional cell carcinoma
    • Bladder
    • Maxillary
    • Metastases
    • Hematuria
    • Immunohistochemical
    • Cystoscopy
    • Alveolar ridge

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