Uterine tumors resembling ovarian sex-cord tumor
Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...
Uterine tumors with sex-cord elements are very rare. Clement and Scully described 14 patients in 1976 . The authors divided these tumors into two groups: one corresponding to endometrial stromal neoplasms with focal areas resembling ovarian sex-cord elements (also called endometrial stromal tumors with sex cord-like elements — ESTSCLE) and the other corresponding to intramural uterine tumors with a predominant or exclusive pattern similar to ovarian sex-cord tumor (also called uterine tumors resembling ovarian sex-cord tumor — UTROSCT). We describe a patient diagnosed with locally advanced UTROSCT with an unusual pattern of infiltration and growth, similar to endometrial stromal sarcomas....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4750014/
Preview
Like
Comment
Share