Primary Choriocarcinoma of the Ovary- A Case Report 1207-1209
Dr. Julian A Crasta,Dept.of Pathology,St.Johnâ€™sMedicalCollege,Bangalore-560034,Karnataka,(India)E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org
Primary choriocarcinoma of ovary is rare. It could be gestational or nongestational in origin. The distinction between the two is difficult, but necessary, as the nongestational type has a bad prognosis. We present a case of pure ovarian choriocarcinoma occurring in the reproductive age group, with no history of pregnancy.
Key Words: Choriocarcinoma, ovary