A case with three primary tumors of the ovary, endometrium and gallbladder


Ozan H., ÖZERKAN K. N., Aker S., Bulbul M.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GYNAECOLOGICAL ONCOLOGY, vol.29, no.5, pp.551-553, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GYNAECOLOGICAL ONCOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.551-553
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

A case with three synchronous tumors is presented. A 52-year-old patient underwent a total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, bilateral pelvic kind paraaortic lymph node dissection. and partial omentectomy for endometrial carcinoma accompanied by an adnexal mass. She further underwent cholecystectomy for a perioperative incidental suspicious nodule on the serosal surface of the gallbladder. Histopathology revealed a uterine endometrioid adenocarcinoma, a mucinous adenocarcinoma of the gallbladder, and kin ovarian endometrioid carcinoma with a clear cell component. The progress of the patient until the time of death is discussed.