Clinical Characteristics of Metastatic Tumors to the Ovaries

  title={Clinical Characteristics of Metastatic Tumors to the Ovaries},
  author={Sung-Jong Lee and Jeong-hoon Bae and A-Won Lee and Seo-yun Tong and Yong Gyu Park and Jong Sup Park},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean medical science},
Approximately 5-30% of the ovarian cancers are metastatic malignancies. The prevalence of metastatic ovarian tumors varies with the incidence rates and spread patterns of primary malignancies. We evaluated the prevalence, pre- and postoperative characteristics of metastatic ovarian cancer in Korean women. We reviewed the records for 821 ovarian malignancies… CONTINUE READING