A case of malignant lymphoma of the ovary manifesting like an advanced ovarian cancer.

@article{Yamada2003ACO,
  title={A case of malignant lymphoma of the ovary manifesting like an advanced ovarian cancer.},
  author={Takashi Yamada and Noriaki Iwao and Hajime Kasamatsu and Hiroshi Mori},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2003},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={
          215-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND In recent years, true primary ovarian lymphoma has been considered to carry a favorable prognosis, although most studies of supposedly primary ovarian lymphoma have reported a poor outcome. CASE A 47-year-old woman presented with signs and symptoms suggestive of an advanced ovarian cancer. Ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging revealed bilateral abdominal tumors, each measuring 10 cm in diameter, thickened omentum, and a large amount of ascitic fluid, but no enlarged lymph… CONTINUE READING
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