Primary Adenocarcinoma of the Fallopian Tube Mimicking Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

  • Tamby MR, J. Zelcer MB, Wan Hamilton WH, Hemlata KG, Masir N
  • Published 2012


Primary fallopian tube carcinomas are rare and are difficult to diagnose preoperatively. We describe a fallopian tube carcinoma in a 50-year-old lady who presented with symptoms of pelvic inflammatory disease. Ultrasound examination showed bilateral hydrosalphinx. However, CT scan showed features suggestive of a malignant ovarian tumour. At surgery, a… (More)


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