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Stage 0 Transitional Cell Carcinoma

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Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Transitional Carcinoma in situ; Transitional cell carcinoma in situ; Transitional Cell Carcinoma in situ; Urothelial carcinoma in situ
SNOMED CT: Urothelial carcinoma in situ (53530009); Transitional cell carcinoma in situ (53530009)


A lesion in which the surface epithelium of the bladder or the renal pelvis and ureter contains transitional cells which display malignant cytologic characteristics. There is no evidence of stromal invasion. [from NCI]

Recent clinical studies


Boccon-Gibod L, le Portz B, Godefroy D, Steg A
Eur Urol 1985;11(5):317-9. doi: 10.1159/000472527. PMID: 3908114

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