Mathews Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics


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Sucessful Treatment of Buschke-Löwenstein Tumor Combining Surgery and Glucan Therapy

Rososchansky J1, Borsari R1, Orsatti GM1, Freitas FM1, Fassoni AA1, Marcolino LD1, Ramos BRA2, Marques MEA2, Silva MG2

Bauru State Hospital, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil.
2Department of Pathology, Botucatu Medical School, São Paulo State University, UNESP, Brazil.
Corresponding Author:Joel Rososchansky, Bauru State Hospital, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil, Tel: (014) 3815-6238; 
Email: [email protected]

Received Date: 19 Apr 2016   
Accepted Date: 17 May 2016   
Published Date: 02 Jun 2016

Copyright ©2016 Rososchansky J

Citation: Rososchansky J, Borsari R, Orsatti GM, Freitas FM, et al. (2016). Sucessful Treatment of Buschke-Löwenstein Tumor Combining Surgery and Glucan Therapy. Mathews J Gynecol Obstet. 1(1): 003.


Background: Buschke-Löwenstein tumor (BTL) is a giant condyloma acuminatum considered to be a putative precancerous lesion with a high recurrence rate after treatment.
Case Presentation: We report a 31-year-old patient presenting with a giant condyloma acuminatum in the perineum and vulvar region. The tumor was removed by wide radical excision followed by plastic reconstruction. The patient did not develop local recurrence or distant metastasis as observed over the one-year follow up appointment.
Conclusion: This is a case report concerning successful treatment of Buschke-Löwenstein tumor combining surgery and Glucan therapy with excellent functional and cosmetic results.


Buschke-LöwensteinTumor; Treatment; HPV-6.

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