Malignant Transformation of Endometriosis: An Unusual Diverticular Mass
作者: Shanti I. MohlingRayan ElkattahRachel EliasonTodd P. Boren
作者单位: 1Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, Tennessee - USA
刊名: Journal of Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain Disorders, 2016, Vol.8 (2), pp.67-70
来源数据库: Sage Publications, Inc.
DOI: 10.5301/je.5000239
关键词: Colonic diverticulumEndometrioid adenocarcinomaEndometriosisEndometriosis-associated intestinal tumors (EAIT)Malignant transformationUnopposed estrogen
原始语种摘要: Background(#br)Malignant transformation of endometriosis may occur years following hysterectomy and oophorectomy. It may present with a pelvic mass, pain or vaginal bleeding. Risk factors have been poorly defined, but may include exogenous or endogenous unopposed estrogens.(#br)Case(#br)This report presents a case of malignant transformation of endometriosis resulting in endometrioid adenocarcinoma of a colonic diverticulum in a patient on unopposed estrogen.(#br)Conclusions(#br)Patients with a history of endometriosis who present with a pelvic mass should be evaluated for the possibility of a tumor arising from the endometriosis, even long after definitive surgical treatment. Sampson's criteria for malignant transformation of endometriosis remain relevant. The continued practice of...
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  • endometriosis 子宫内膜异位
  • unopposed 没有反对的
  • estrogen 雌激素
  • adenocarcinoma 腺癌
  • hysterectomy 子宫切除术
  • oophorectomy 卵巢切除术
  • diverticulum 盲囊
  • transformation 变换
  • endometrioid 子宫内膜样的
  • pelvic 腰带