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2009 — November Case of the Month

Updated October 28, 2009


CAP Foundation November 2009 Online Case of the Month

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A 48-year-old G1P1 woman presented with uterine bleeding and pelvic pain. On pelvic examination uterine nodules were noted. The patient underwent a total abdominal hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy. A 250.0 gm uterus with attached l fallopian tubes and ovaries was received. The myometrium contained numerous leiomyomata and the left ovary had a protruding 2.0 cm well circumscribed, white, firm nodule.

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  • Brenner tumor
  • Carcinoid tumor
  • Endometrioid adenofibroma
  • Granulosa cell tumor
  • Metastatic carcinoma
  • Mucinous cystadenoma

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