BACKGROUND Transformation of a cystic benign teratoma of the ovary into a "carcinosarcoma" has very rarely been reported and its histogenetic origin is still debated. CASE PRESENTATION A case of carcinosarcoma arising from a dermoid cyst is reported. The tumor showed cystic areas delimited by normal squamous epithelium, with transitional areas through… (More)
A case of ocular myopathy view presents only slight subjective symptoms, but a wide range of objective manifestations. The clinical features, but above all the morphological aspects of the muscle and the peripheral nerve presented by the patient, are briefly discussed, also in view of possible pathogenetic correlations.