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Krukenberg tumor - an unusual case.

@inproceedings{Benwal2016KrukenbergT,
  title={Krukenberg tumor - an unusual case.},
  author={Devendra Benwal},
  year={2016}
}

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TLDR
Bilateral ovarian tumors, particularly in premenopausal women, must raise a high index of suspicion for KT, before or during surgery; diagnosis is a team challenge.
Krukenberg tumors of the ovary: a clinicopathologic analysis of 112 cases.
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It is suggested that estrogen influences tumor development and the histological character many of Krukenberg tumor is many in older women and in patients with a recent pregnancy.
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An overview of the major pathologic manifestations of Krukenberg tumor, patient characteristics, clinical and laboratory features of the disease, prognostic factors, and current knowledge about its pathogenesis is provided.
Krukenberg tumors of the ovary. A clinicopathologic analysis of 27 cases
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All women with typical Krukenberg tumors of the ovary should be considered as having metastatic carcinoma, usually from the stomach, until proven otherwise.
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The observations emphasize that the microscopic spectrum of the Krukenberg tumor is broader that often presented in the literature, in particular tubules, glands, and cysts often being present, and the wide pathologic differential diagnosis is discussed.