Malignant Mullerian mixed tumors of the uterus: a study of 21 cases.

In a study of 21 malignant Mullerian mixed tumors of the uterus seen at The New York Hospital from 1957 to 1977, we found an unexpectedly high incidence (67%) of heterologous tumors which we attribute to an assiduous search for striated cells. Four patients, all of whom had had heterologous tumors, were free of tumor 3 1/2 to 17 years after diagnosis. The… CONTINUE READING