Microinvasive carcinoma of the uterine cervix in a 14-year-old adolescent: case report and literature review.

@article{Gonalves2009MicroinvasiveCO,
  title={Microinvasive carcinoma of the uterine cervix in a 14-year-old adolescent: case report and literature review.},
  author={C. Gonçalves and S. Quintana and A. Marcolin and G. Duarte and J. D. D. Costa and F. Karam and M. Bianchi},
  journal={Sao Paulo medical journal = Revista paulista de medicina},
  year={2009},
  volume={127 2},
  pages={
          105-7
        }
}
  • C. Gonçalves, S. Quintana, +4 authors M. Bianchi
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • Sao Paulo medical journal = Revista paulista de medicina
  • CONTEXT Cancer of the uterine cervix is rare during adolescence. The reported rates are 0/100,000 adolescents aged 10 to 19 years and 1.7/100,000 women aged 20 to 24 years. However, several studies have shown increasing incidence of preneoplastic lesions at increasingly early ages. CASE REPORT This paper reports a case of microinvasive carcinoma of the uterine cervix in a 14-year-old patient with menarche at 10 years of age and first coitus at 12 years of age. The objective of the present… CONTINUE READING
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