Papillary serous adenocarcinoma of the uterine cervix: a case report

Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2011;32(2):240-2.

Abstract

Papillary serous adenocarcinoma of the endocervix (PSAE) is a rarely encountered neoplasm. The literature includes only a limited number of well documented case studies. The present study reports a case of papillary serous adenocarcinoma originating from the endocervix.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Carboplatin / therapeutic use
  • Cystadenocarcinoma, Papillary / drug therapy
  • Cystadenocarcinoma, Papillary / pathology*
  • Cystadenocarcinoma, Papillary / surgery
  • Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous / drug therapy
  • Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous / pathology*
  • Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous / surgery
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hysterectomy
  • Paclitaxel / therapeutic use
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / drug therapy
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / surgery

Substances

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Carboplatin
  • Paclitaxel