Buschke-Lowenstein Tumor: A Case Report

  • Smita Shripad Pathak MIMER Medical College Talegaon Dabhade,Pune
  • Janice Jaison MIMER Medical College, Talegaon Dabhade,Pune
Keywords: Buschke-Lowenstein tumor, Human Papilloma Virus, Recurrence,


Giant Condyloma Acuminata also known as Buschke-Lowenstein tumor is a relatively rare sexually transmitted disease. It is characterized by rapid growth, local destruction, lack of spontaneous resolution, poor response to conservation therapy and high recurrence rate. Human Papilloma Virus has been implicated as an etiologic agent for this tumor. Radical excision of the lesion is generally recommended as the first line of therapy and close vigilance & follow up are essential.We report a case of 25 year old male who presented with large, exophytic mass in the perianal region which was surgically excised and after histopathological examination diagnosis of  Buschke-Lowenstein tumor was made.      

Author Biographies

Smita Shripad Pathak, MIMER Medical College Talegaon Dabhade,Pune
ProfessorDepartment of Pathology
Janice Jaison, MIMER Medical College, Talegaon Dabhade,Pune
Assistant Professor ,Department of Pathology MIMER Medical College, Talegaon Dabhade,Pune


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