Signet-ring stromal tumor of ovary. Histochemical, light, and electron microscopic study.

@article{Ramzy1976SignetringST,
  title={Signet-ring stromal tumor of ovary. Histochemical, light, and electron microscopic study.},
  author={Ibrahim Ramzy},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1976},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={166-72}
}
A peculiar primary ovarian neoplasm occurring in a 28-year-old woman is presented. The tumor cells showed extensive cytoplasmic vacuolation, resulting in a "signet-ring" appearance similar to what was described in Krukenberg tumors. The tumor was studied histochemically, as well as by light and electron microscopy. The cells appeared to be uniform. A… CONTINUE READING