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
2Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, Tennessee - USA
刊名: Journal of Endometriosis, 2016, Vol.8 (2), pp.67-70
来源数据库: Wichtig International Limited
DOI: 10.5301/je.5000239
原始语种摘要: 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.;;This report presents a case of malignant transformation of endometriosis resulting in endometrioid adenocarcinoma of a colonic diverticulum in a patient on unopposed estrogen.;;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 prescribing unopposed estrogen after hysterectomy...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • endometriosis 子宫内膜异位
  • unopposed 没有反对的
  • diverticular 憩室的
  • transformation 变换
  • estrogen 雌激素
  • hysterectomy 子宫切除术
  • oophorectomy 卵巢切除术
  • endometrioid 子宫内膜样的
  • adenocarcinoma 腺癌
  • unusual 稀有