A unique case of ovarian psammocarcinoma with mediastinal, pulmonary, subcutaneous, and omental metastases.

Title

A unique case of ovarian psammocarcinoma with mediastinal, pulmonary, subcutaneous, and omental metastases.

Creator

Chase Daniel M; Sparks Dorothy A; Gener Melissa; Smith James

Publisher

Archives of gynecology and obstetrics

Date

2009
2009-08

Description

Psammocarcinoma is a rare form of serous ovarian and peritoneal carcinoma, characterized by abundant psammoma bodies, invasiveness, and low-grade cytological features. Many of the cases which have been reported had extraovarian spread and peritoneal seeding at the time of presentation. We present a case of

Subject

Cystadenocarcinoma; Female; Humans; Lung Neoplasms/*secondary; Lung/pathology; Mediastinal Neoplasms/*secondary; Mediastinum/pathology; Middle Aged; Ovarian Neoplasms/*pathology; Pelvis/pathology; Peritoneal Neoplasms/*secondary; Serous/*secondary; Soft Tissue Neoplasms/*secondary; Subcutaneous Fat/pathology

Rights

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Pages

283–286

Issue

2

Volume

280

Citation

Chase Daniel M; Sparks Dorothy A; Gener Melissa; Smith James, “A unique case of ovarian psammocarcinoma with mediastinal, pulmonary, subcutaneous, and omental metastases.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed June 13, 2021, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/3184.

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