Primary angiosarcoma of the ovary: a case report and review of the literature.

@article{Platt1999PrimaryAO,
  title={Primary angiosarcoma of the ovary: a case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Julie S Platt and Susanne J. Rogers and Elizabeth Allan Flynn and Rachel R. Taylor},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={1999},
  volume={73 3},
  pages={443-6}
}
INTRODUCTION Gynecological sarcomas are rare and have a poor prognosis. Uterine sarcomas are most common accounting for 4% of all uterine tumors. Ovarian sarcomas are less frequent and are usually carcinosarcomas. CASE REPORT A previously healthy 40-year-old G2P2 presented for evaluation of 72 h of right upper quadrant pain and shortness of breath. A malignant right pleural effusion, ascites, and adnexal mass were found. Surgical staging and suboptimal debulking revealed pure angiosarcoma of… CONTINUE READING

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