Ovarian and uterine carcinosarcomas: a comparative analysis of prognostic variables and survival outcomes.

@article{Garg2010OvarianAU,
  title={Ovarian and uterine carcinosarcomas: a comparative analysis of prognostic variables and survival outcomes.},
  author={Gunjal Garg and Jay P. Shah and Sanjeev Kumar and Christopher S. Bryant and Adnan R. Munkarah and Robert J. T. Morris},
  journal={International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society},
  year={2010},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={
          888-94
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Carcinosarcomas (malignant mixed Mullerian tumor) of the female genital tract are rare tumors associated with poor outcome. The objective of this study was to identify site-specific differences by comparing carcinosarcomas originating in the uterus and the ovaries. METHODS Data on patients with uterine and ovarian carcinosarcomas were extracted from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database between 1988 and 2005. Kaplan-Meier log rank and Cox proportional hazards… CONTINUE READING

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