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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 434-437

Primary clear cell adenocarcinoma of prostate: A diagnostic challenge


1 Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital; Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital; Department of Urology, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2 Department of Pathology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
3 Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital; Department of Urology, School of Medicine; Department of Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

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Dr. Ching-Chia Li
Department of Urology, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung
Taiwan
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DOI: 10.4103/UA.UA_187_20

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Clear cell adenocarcinoma (CCA) rarely occurs in men, not to mention in prostate. We reported a 44-year-old male patient who suffered from recurrent dysuria and frequency for 6 months. Transurethral resection of the prostate was performed to relieve bladder outlet obstruction. However, CCA of the prostate was confirmed through pathological examination. A thorough checkup was performed to distinguish it from metastatic clear cell carcinoma from other primary origins. Currently, no consensus for the treatment of CCA of the prostate has been reached. After discussing with the patient, he decided to receive immunotherapy with pembrolizumab. Herein, we reported this rare case of CCA in the prostate.


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