Ann Clin Case Rep | Volume 2, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Prostate Adenocarcinoma Presenting with Giant Shoulder Mass in a Young Man

Fatos Dilan Koseoglu1*, Omercan Topaloglu2, Emel Ebru Pala3 and Cagatay Arslan4

1Department of Internal Medicine-Division of Hematology, Ege University, Turkey
2Department of Internal Medicine-Division of Endocrinology, Inonu University, Turkey
3Department of Pathology, Tepecik Education and Research Hospital, Turkey
4Department of Medical Oncology, Izmir MedicalPark Hospital, Turkey

*Correspondance to: Fatos Dilan Koseoglu 

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Abstract

The rising incidence across all ages made prostate cancer the most commonly diagnosed noncutaneous cancer in men. As a result of increase in PSA screening worldwide, detection of prostate cancer in younger patients becomes more often. Metastatic disease is associated with poor prognosis especially in younger patients. Unusual presentations should not mislead clinicians and refrain from omitting prostate cancer as the most frequent cancer in men. Timely treating with chemo- and hormonal therapy will contribute to patients’ survival time and quality of life. Here in we report a young man who presented with a giant shoulder mass mimicking sarcoma which was concluded as prostate adenocarcinoma.

Keywords:

Prostate adenocarcinoma; Sarcoma; Shoulder mass

Citation:

Koseoglu FD, Topaloglu O, Pala EE, Arslan C. Prostate Adenocarcinoma Presenting with Giant Shoulder Mass in a Young Man. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2017; 2: 1433.

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