Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the uterine cervix

  title={Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the uterine cervix},
  author={Masakazu Nishida and Kaei Nasu and Noriyuki Takai and Isao Miyakawa and Kenji Kashima},
  journal={International Journal of Clinical Oncology},
Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the uterine cervix is a rare and peculiar variant of adenocarcinoma. This tumor represents 3% of all primary cervical adenocarcinomas, and it is locally aggressive and capable of metastasis to other organs even in its early stage. We report a case of adenoid cystic carcinoma stage IIIb that was successfully treated with radiotherapy. The patient shows no evidence of recurrent tumor at 5 years after radiotherapy. Generally, radiotherapy and chemotherapy are chosen as… CONTINUE READING


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