Primary Ovarian Endometrioid Stromal Sarcoma Presenting with InfertilityCorrespondence Address :
Dr. V Meghashree,
104, 'Deepa Residency', Warehouse Cross Road, Kodialguthu West, Mangaluru-575004, Karnataka, India.
Endometrioid Stromal Sarcoma (ess) is an uncommon tumour that occurs in women over wide age range of 11 years to 76 years accounting for only 0.2% of all uterine malignancies and for 15%–26% of primary uterine sarcomas. These tumours arising from ovary are extremely rare. Most of them are associated with nulliparous or perimenopausal women. It is commonly associated with endometriosis of the ovary. Here we present this rare case to emphasize on the uniqueness and histomorphology of ovarian ESS in patients with endometriosis.
Endometriosis, Ovarian neoplasms, Ovarian sarcoma
Sandhya Ilanthodi, Meghashree vishwanath, Muktha Ramesh Pal. PRIMARY OVARIAN ENDOMETRIOID STROMAL
SARCOMA PRESENTING WITH INFERTILITY. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2017 March [cited: 2017 Apr 25 ]; 11:ED05-ED07. Available from
Date of Submission: Oct 26, 2016
Date of Peer Review: Nov 24, 2016
Date of Acceptance: Dec 20, 2016
Date of Publishing: Mar 01, 2017
Financial OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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