Mucinous adenocarcinoma of ovary

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Mucinous adenocarcinoma of ovary

Synonyms: Ovarian mucinous adenocarcinoma

Mucinous adenocarcinoma of ovary is a rare malignant epithelial tumor of the ovary characterized macroscopically by a large usually unilateral tumor with smooth surface and evenly distributed cystic and solid areas and histologically by a complex papillary growth pattern with microscopic cystic glands and necrotic debris. Patients often present with pelvic pain and pressure abdominal mass or gastrointestinal problems such as early satiety or bloating.

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