prostatic glandular proliferation
Friday 18 March 2016
glandular proliferations in the prostate
Differential diagnostic problems are seen in the central and transition zone, including:
atypical adenomatous hyperplasia of the prostate,
basal cell hyperplasia,
Differential diagnostic problems also occur in the peripheral zone between:
prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia (PIN),
ductal and intraductal carcinoma.
Atypical and small acinar proliferations can also been described.
Differential diagnosis of glandular proliferations in the prostate. A conventional and immunohistochemical approach. Helpap B. Virchows Arch. 1998 Nov;433(5):397-405. PMID: 9849853