Endometrial epithelial metaplasias: proliferations frequently misdiagnosed as adenocarcinoma. Report of 89 cases and proposed classification.

@article{Hendrickson1980EndometrialEM,
  title={Endometrial epithelial metaplasias: proliferations frequently misdiagnosed as adenocarcinoma. Report of 89 cases and proposed classification.},
  author={Michael R Hendrickson and Richard L. Kempson},
  journal={The American journal of surgical pathology},
  year={1980},
  volume={4 6},
  pages={525-42}
}
Endometrial epithelial metaplasia refers to the replacement of the normal endometrial glandular epithelium by cells that are either not encountered in the normal endometrium or, if present, are usually inconspicuous elements. Because these cells appear unusual or "atypical" and because they may line architecturally complex glands, this benign process is… CONTINUE READING