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Endometrial adenocarcinoma involving both horns of a bicornuate uterus.
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PMID:  21119258     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
We report a rare case of endometrial adenocarcinoma involving both horns of a bicornuate uterus in a postmenopausal woman. Patient underwent total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy and bilateral pelvic lymph node dissection following an initial positive diagnosis of well differentiated endometrioid adenocarcinoma on endometrial biopsy. Incidentally, the left ovary revealed a well differentiated sertoli leydig cell tumor. Endometrial carcinoma arising in malformed uterus is rare. Its simultaneous occurrence with an ovarian sertoli leydig cell tumor has not been reported in English literature so far. This case is reported for its rarity.
Sundersingh Shirley; Velusami Sri Devi; Radha Krishnamurthy; Murty Vr Nabhi; Urmila Majhi; Ganesharajah Selvaluxmy
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cancer research and therapeutics     Volume:  6     ISSN:  1998-4138     ISO Abbreviation:  J Cancer Res Ther     Publication Date:    2010 Jul-Sep
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Created Date:  2010-12-01     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101249598     Medline TA:  J Cancer Res Ther     Country:  India    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  304-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pathology, Cancer Institute (W.I.A.), 38, Sardar Patel Road, Chennai 600 036, India.
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