Malignant neoplasms arising in endometriosis: clinicopathological study of 14 cases.

@article{KondiPafiti2004MalignantNA,
  title={Malignant neoplasms arising in endometriosis: clinicopathological study of 14 cases.},
  author={Agathi I Kondi-Pafiti and H Spanidou-Carvouni and Kostas Papadias and I Hatzistamou-Kiari and Katerina Kontogianni and Angelos E. Liapis and Vasilios E Smyrniotis},
  journal={Clinical and experimental obstetrics & gynecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={302-4}
}
During the last 15-year period in our laboratory, 14 cases of malignant change of endometriosis were diagnosed in women 37-70 years of age. Seven cases were adenocarcinomas, one case was an adenosarcoma and six cases presented the morphology of endometrial stromal sarcoma. Eleven cases developed in various sites of the genital system (5/11 in the ovaries, 3/11 in the uterus 2/11 in the vagina, 1/11 in the tubal wall) and three cases in extragenital sites (1/3 in the omentum, 1/3 in the pelvis… CONTINUE READING

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