Bilateral Krukenberg tumors due to appendiceal mucinous carcinoid.

  title={Bilateral Krukenberg tumors due to appendiceal mucinous carcinoid.},
  author={Eric A Klein and Martin Rosen},
  journal={International journal of gynecological pathology : official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists},
  volume={15 1},
A case of mucinous carcinoid of the appendix presenting as bilateral Krukenberg tumors is reported. The patient, a 66-year-old woman, presented with vaginal spotting and lower abdominal pain of 2 months' duration. Sonography revealed a 5-cm ovarian mass. At operation a frozen section revealed metastatic mucinous carcinoid of the left ovary. Twenty months… CONTINUE READING