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Small cell carcinoma of the bladder

Disease definition

Small cell carcinoma of the bladder (SCCB) is a very rare, poorly differentiated neuroendocrine epithelial bladder tumor characterized clinically by hematuria and/or dysuria and a highly aggressive course.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma of the bladder
    • SCCB
    • Small cell bladder cancer
    • Small cell bladder carcinoma
    • Small cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: C67.0  C67.1  C67.2  C67.3  C67.4  C67.5  C67.6  C67.7  C67.8  C67.9
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 11923
  • MedDRA: -

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