Bone metastasis as the initial presentation in one case of ovarian cancer with two components of endometrioid adenocarcinoma and adenosarcoma.

@article{Chen2009BoneMA,
  title={Bone metastasis as the initial presentation in one case of ovarian cancer with two components of endometrioid adenocarcinoma and adenosarcoma.},
  author={Yi-lin Chen and S M Hsiao and Ming-Chieh Lin and Ho-Hsiung Lin},
  journal={Taiwanese journal of obstetrics & gynecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={48 3},
  pages={298-301}
}
298 Ovarian cancer with bone metastasis is relatively rare (about 1.2%) [1], compared with direct extension, transperitoneal seeding and lymphatic spread. Bone metastasis of ovarian cancer is mostly found during recurrence, and is very rare at the initial diagnosis with only a few cases reported [2]. We report a case with the initial diagnosis of advanced ovarian cancer with thoracispinal metastasis, and discuss the differential diagnosis and clinical course. A 48-year-old women gravida 2, para… CONTINUE READING