Does high-grade endometrioid carcinoma (grade 3 FIGO) belong to type I or type II endometrial cancer? A clinical–pathological and immunohistochemical study

@article{Zannoni2010DoesHE,
  title={Does high-grade endometrioid carcinoma (grade 3 FIGO) belong to type I or type II endometrial cancer? A clinical–pathological and immunohistochemical study},
  author={Gian Franco Zannoni and Valerio Gaetano Vellone and Vincenzo Arena and Maria Grazia Prisco and Giovanni Scambia and Arnaldo Carbone and Daniela Gallo},
  journal={Virchows Archiv},
  year={2010},
  volume={457},
  pages={27-34}
}
This study was aimed at determining whether high-grade endometrioid carcinomas (grade 3 International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics) might overlap, at least partially, non-endometrioid carcinomas (type II). To this end, a panel of clinical–pathological and immunohistochemical parameters was evaluated in three different populations: low-grade endometrioid carcinomas (LGECs; n = 57), high-grade endometrioid carcinomas (HGECs; n = 26), and non-endometrioid carcinomas (NECs; n = 30… CONTINUE READING
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