Title

Extra-Uterine Muumlllerian Carcinosarcoma

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1986

Journal

Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica

Volume

65

Issue

7

First Page

811

Last Page

812

URL with Digital Object Identifier

10.3109/00016348609161510

Abstract

Carcinosarcoma of the Müllerian system is an uncommon tumor. We report here a case of extra-uterine carcinosarcoma from pelvic wall, presenting 11 years after hysterectomy. Accidental surgical implantation of endometrioid cells is suggested as the pathogenic mechanism in this case.

Notes

Dr. Joaquin Madrinas is currently a faculty member at the University of Western Ontario.