Metastatic thymoma as a retrovesical mass

Acta Chir Belg. 2005 Feb;105(1):102-3.


Retrovesical masses can be of various histopathological origin, most often prostatic. Primary tumours as well as metastatic lesions should be considered in the differential diagnosis. Metastatic thymoma, as presented in this case report, can be an extremely rare cause of retrovesical space occupying lesion.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abdominal Neoplasms / secondary*
  • Adult
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Thymoma / secondary*
  • Thymus Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Urinary Bladder