Clinicopathological features and prognosis of Thai women with endometrioisis-associated ovarian carcinoma.

@article{Surprasert2006ClinicopathologicalFA,
  title={Clinicopathological features and prognosis of Thai women with endometrioisis-associated ovarian carcinoma.},
  author={Prapaporn Surprasert and Surapan Khunamornpong and Jatupol Srisomboon},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2006},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={638-40}
}
This study was undertaken to evaluate the clinical features and survival outcomes of ovarian cancer patients who had associated pelvic endometrioisis. The medical records of 1076 patients with ovarian cancer treated at Chiang Mai University Hospital between 1995 and 2005 were reviewed. Among of these patients, 37 (3.4%) had associated pelvic endometriosis. The mean age of the patients was 44 years (25-62 years). The most common presenting sign and symptom was an abdominal mass (12), followed by… CONTINUE READING