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Histological Variants—Plasmacytoid Bladder Cancer

  • Sanchia S. GoonewardeneEmail author
  • Raj Persad
  • Hanif Motiwala
  • David Albala
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Abstract

Although plasmacytoid is a known aggressive variants of UC, plasmacytoid UC may be more aggressive (Makise et al. in Pathol Int 65(9):495–500, 2015). Serum CA19-9 could serve as a useful biomarker to monitor progression of plasmacytoid UC. This chapter covers diagnostics and management.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
    • 1
    Email author
  • Raj Persad
    • 2
  • Hanif Motiwala
    • 3
  • David Albala
    • 4
  1. 1.East of England DeaneryNorfolk and Norwich University HospitalNorwichUK
  2. 2.North Bristol NHS TrustBristolUK
  3. 3.Southend University HospitalWestcliff-on-SeaUK
  4. 4.Boston UniversityBostonUSA

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