Ovarian endometriosis associated with ovarian carcinoma: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study.

@article{Ogawa2000OvarianEA,
  title={Ovarian endometriosis associated with ovarian carcinoma: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study.},
  author={Shinji Ogawa and Tsunehisa Kaku and Satoshi Amada and Hiroaki Kobayashi and Toshio Hirakawa and Kazuya Ariyoshi and Toshiharu Kamura and Hitoo Nakano},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2000},
  volume={77 2},
  pages={298-304}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the incidence, the histopathological characteristics, and the proliferation activity of endometriosis and atypical endometriosis associated with ovarian carcinoma. METHODS Microscopic slides of primary lesions from 127 patients with primary ovarian carcinoma were reviewed. The presence or absence of endometriosis and the transitions from typical endometriosis to atypical endometriosis and from atypical endometriosis to carcinoma were also… CONTINUE READING
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