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Investigations in Gynecology Research & Womens Health

Endometrioid Borderline Tumor Related to Ovarian Endometriosis

  • Open or Close Anna Protasova1*, Anna Tsypurdeeva1,2, Grigory Raskin1,3 and Nurana Bairamova1

    1Department of Medicine, St. Petersburg University, St. Petersburg, Russia

    2Ott Research Institute of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductology, St. Petersburg, Russia

    3Department of Pathology, Russian Scientific Center for Radiology and Surgical Technologies, St. Petersburg, Russia

    *Corresponding author: Anna Protasova, Department of Medicine, St. Petersburg University, St. Petersburg, Russia, Email: tsypurdeeva@mail.ru

Submission: January 13, 2017; Published: January 23, 2018

DOI: 10.31031/IGRWH.2018.01.000520

ISSN: 2577-2015
Volume1 Issue4

Abstract

Endometrioid borderline tumor (EBT), also known as atypical proliferative endometrioid tumor, accounts for 0.2% of ovarian neoplasmas and 2-3% of borderline ovarian tumors. Very little is known about the prognosis and management of this entity. It is important to correctly diagnose these rare tumors in young women to assure proper treatment and to prevent mortality and preserve fertility.

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