• Corpus ID: 36814016

Carcinoid tumor of the uterine corpus. A case report.

@article{GonzlezBosquet1998CarcinoidTO,
  title={Carcinoid tumor of the uterine corpus. A case report.},
  author={Eduardo Gonz{\'a}lez-Bosquet and Jesus Gonzalez-Bosquet and A Garc{\'i}a Jim{\'e}nez and Anderson Kaio Bento Gil and Jordi Xercavins},
  journal={The Journal of reproductive medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={43 9},
  pages={
          844-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Carcinoid tumors are neoplasms of neuroendocrine origin that rarely affect the genital tract. CASE A 75-year-old woman underwent hysterectomy and bilateral adnexectomy due to vaginal bleeding and uterine pathology (leiomyoma, cervical low grade squamous intraepithelial lesions and endometrial hyperplasia on ultrasound). Pathologic examination of the specimen disclosed a uterine corpus carcinoid tumor. The patient had been taking tamoxifen for adjuvant treatment of breast cancer… 
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