Small Cell Prostate Cancer: A Potential Prophylactic Treatme
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Small cell prostate cancer (SCPC) is a rare pathology, with aggressive behaviour and a high tendency to metastasize. We present a case report of a 62-year-old male who underwent prostatectomy due to a rising prostate specific antigen (PSA) value and a positive biopsy for prostate cancer. Pathology results revealed a poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma of the prostate gland, Gleason score of 4+5=9, with extensive areas of undifferentiated small cell carcinoma. Despite aggressive adjuvant chemotherapy, hormone deprivation treatment and radiotherapy, the patient developed a castration-resistant prostate cancer with oligometastatic disease, diagnosed by choline positron emission tomography - computerized tomography (PET-CT)....

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