Lymphangioleiomyomatosis of the uterus simulating high-stage endometrial stromal sarcoma.

@article{Longacre1996LymphangioleiomyomatosisOT,
  title={Lymphangioleiomyomatosis of the uterus simulating high-stage endometrial stromal sarcoma.},
  author={Teri A. Longacre and Michael R Hendrickson and Daniel S. Kapp and Nelson N. H. Teng},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={1996},
  volume={63 3},
  pages={404-10}
}
Symptomatic uterine lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) simulating high-stage uterine sarcoma in a patient with tuberous sclerosis complex is reported. A 49-year-old female presented with abdominal pain and anemia. Preoperative workup revealed a uterine mass and a large amount of peritoneal free fluid and possible metastatic implant along the lateral edge of the liver. The patient also had a large right pleural effusion. A fungating anterior uterine fundal mass with apparent perforation and… CONTINUE READING

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