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Signet ring cell adenocarcinoma in a urachal cyst- A rare case


Int J Med Res Health Sci. |

Authors: Kalpana Kumari MK, Nagaraj HK, Sulata Kamath, Rashmi K, Vijaya V Mysorekar
Int J Med Res Health Sci.2014;3(2):468-470 |  DOI:10.5958/j.2319-5886.3.2.097


Adenocarcinoma arising in   anurachal cyst is extremely rare. This paper describes a patient who came with chief complaints of hematuria, was treated with partial cystectomy for urachal cyst, and the pathologic examination revealed urachal adenocarcinoma of signet ring cell type in the urachal cyst.

Keywords: Urachus, adenocarcinoma, signet ring cells

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