Prostate Basal Cell Carcinoma: A Case Report

Sahoko Ninomiya, Takashi Kawahara, Hiromichi Iwashita, Genta Iwamoto, Daiji Takamoto, Taku Mochizuki, Shinnosuke Kuroda, Teppei Takeshima, Koji Izumi, Jun-ichi Teranishi, Yasushi Yumura, Yasuhide Miyoshi (+2 others)
2018 Case Reports in Oncology  
Prostate basal cell carcinoma (PBCC) accounts for 0.01% of all prostate cancers. A 68-yearold man complained of dysuria for 5 years on his initial visit. His PSA level was 3.87 ng/mL. Due to a diagnosis of benign prostate hyperplasia, he underwent transurethral resection of the prostate. A pathological examination revealed that basal cell-like atypical cells made alveolar with palisadal layout. Immunohistochemical analysis showed positive 34β12, P63, and Ki-67. Based on these findings, PBCC was
more » ... findings, PBCC was diagnosed. Then, we performed radical prostatectomy. He was free from recurrence 22 months after the operation. We herein report an extremely rare case of PBCC.
doi:10.1159/000487389 fatcat:uwp36ybs5vhehlhpyqzaqofw4y