Urothelial carcinoma of the bladder in a pediatric patient

Elke E. Mau, Michael P. Leonard

Abstract


Urothelial carcinoma of the bladder in children and adolescents is rare. The World Health Organization database has recorded approximately 80 patients under age 16 that have been diagnosed with papillary bladder tumour since 1968.1 We are reporting on our case of urothelial carcinoma diagnosed in a 14-year-old male who presented with painless gross hematuria.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.3412