Endometrioid carcinoma of ovary

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Endometrioid carcinoma of ovary

A rare malignant epithelial tumor of ovary characterized by confluent or cribriform proliferations of round oval or tubular glands typically lined by stratified non-mucin-containing epithelium with well-defined luminal margins. Squamous differentiation secretory changes oxyphilic variants sex cord-stromal type patterns or sertoliform endometrioid carcinomas may occur. Patients most commonly present in the sixth decade of life either with a pelvic mass with or without pain or without any symptoms. The tumor may be bilateral and is frequently associated with endometriosis and/or endometrial carcinoma.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version February 2024

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