ENDOMETRIAL TUMORS IN ABDOMINAL SCARS

@inproceedings{DouglassENDOMETRIALTI,
  title={ENDOMETRIAL TUMORS IN ABDOMINAL SCARS},
  author={Marion Douglass}
}
The occurrence of tumors resembling endometrial tissue in abdominal wounds has been reported infrequently. It is in these cases which appear to be the result of "seed implantation" of endometrial cells that the theory of direct transtubal dissemination of endometrium-like tumors throughout the pelvis has one of its strongest proofs. The work of Sampson on the etiology of heterotopic endometrial tumors has brought forward many questions of fundamental importance. Acceptance of the transtubal… CONTINUE READING

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