Basal cell hyperplasia of prostate: an elusive lesion?

Urology. 1992 Sep;40(3):245-8. doi: 10.1016/0090-4295(92)90483-d.


We report a case of basal cell hyperplasia of the prostate accompanying benign prostatic hypertrophy. The histogenesis of the basal cells as well as the histologic features and differential diagnosis of basal cell hyperplasia are reviewed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Prostatic Hyperplasia / pathology*