Revista de Ciencias Médicas de Pinar del Río
versão On-line ISSN 1561-3194
LLERA CLAUSELL, Teresita et al. Urethral Carcinoma in a pregnant woman: a case report. Rev Ciencias Médicas [online]. 2009, vol.13, n.4, pp. 134-140. ISSN 1561-3194.
A 34 year-old white female patient with 33 weeks of pregnancy, attended to the Emergency Room at "Abel Santamaria Cuadrado" University Hospital in Pinar del Rio presenting genital bleeding at physical examination; corroborating ease bleeding through the meatus urethrae and observing the appearance of a vascularized tumor in the distal urethra. Complementary and imaging examinations were performed being in normal ranks. Surgical treatment was carried out removing the tumor, performing the electrofulguration and biopsy which resulted in a moderately differentiate epidermoid carcinoma, that infiltrated the submucosa, completely removed having the patient a clinical satisfactory progress, currently asymptomatic.
Palavras-chave : Carcinoma; urethra.