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Case report of a sarcoma botryoides of the uterine cervix in fertile age and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19294398     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
INTRODUCTION: The sarcoma botryoides of the cervix uteri occurs very rarely in fertile women. CASE: Here is a case of a 35-year-old fertile woman, who developed a sarcoma botryoides of the cervix uteri. The diagnosis required clinical examination, ecography, NMR, CT scan and a pathological examination of the surgical sample. Radical surgery and chemotherapy was performed. The patients is still living after more than 1 year after treatment. DISCUSSION: Although the combined modality approach has given, if not constant, acceptable outcomes, a larger investigation on all the cases of sarcoma botryoides of the cervix uteri is expected.
Authors:
Giuseppina Scaravilli; Serena Simeone; Giancarlo Dell'Aversana Orabona; Simona Capuano; Michele Serao; Renato Rossi; Pasquale Orabona; Carlo Balbi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-03-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of gynecology and obstetrics     Volume:  280     ISSN:  1432-0711     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch. Gynecol. Obstet.     Publication Date:  2009 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-09-25     Completed Date:  2010-01-28     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8710213     Medline TA:  Arch Gynecol Obstet     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  863-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second University of Naples, Via Palasciano, AORN Sant'Anna e S. Sebastiano, 81100 Caserta, Italy. scaravilli@msn.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use
Female
Histocytochemistry
Humans
Hysterectomy
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / drug therapy,  pathology*,  surgery
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Biomolecular
Rhabdomyosarcoma, Embryonal / drug therapy,  pathology*,  surgery
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / drug therapy,  pathology*,  surgery
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antineoplastic Agents

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