Radical hysterectomy for cervical carcinoma in pregnant women - A case of decidua mimicking metastatic carcinoma in pelvic lymph nodes

R. Hogg, L. Ungár, P. Hazslinszky

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Abstract

Intraoperative histology is commonly used to guide the treatment of women with carcinoma of the cervix. We present a case where frozen section of the pelvic lymph nodes from a pregnant woman was suggestive of metastatic cervical carcinoma but final histology showed only decidual change.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)499-500
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Gynaecological Oncology
Volume26
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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Decidua
Hysterectomy
Pregnant Women
Histology
Lymph Nodes
Carcinoma
Frozen Sections
Cervix Uteri
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • Cervical cancer
  • Decidua
  • Ectopic
  • Frozen section
  • Pregnancy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Oncology

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