Pelvic Lymph Node Histiocytosis Mimicking Metastatic Prostatic Adenocarcinoma: Association with HIP Prostheses
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
Carcinoma, Transitional Cell
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary
Hip replacement predisposes the patient to have pelvic lymph node histiocytosis mimicking metastatic adenocarcinoma. This history should be communicated to the pathologist. Polyethylene is the most important factor in the cause of post-prosthesis lymph node histiocytosis.