publication . Article . 2013

Primary peritoneal serous papillary carcinoma (PSPC) involving ovary and colon: Management and Treatment

Leanza V; Coco L; Leanza G; Scilletta B; Zanchì G; Vecchio R; Zarbo G;
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  • Published: 01 May 2013 Journal: Journal of Cancer Research & Therapy, volume 1, pages 119-122 (eissn: 2052-4994, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Noble Research Publishers
Abstract
We present a case report of a 47-year-old woman who was admitted to our University-Hospital following diagnosis of pelvic mass. Abdominal examination revealed a tender, palpable mass on the right iliac region. At the gynecological examination uterus was regular in size. On the left side of the uterus a mass of 9 cm was observed; its surface was irregular and no mobility was found. Abdominal CT and NMR revealed massive ascites, omental cake and increased volume of both ovaries. Patient underwent longitudinal suprombelical-pubic laparotomy. After opening abdominal cavity, a free-fluid sample was taken and the results were positive for malignant cells. Typical neop...
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free text keywords: Primary Peritoneal Serous Papillary Carcinoma, Cancer research, Pathology, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Biology, Ovary, medicine.anatomical_structure, papillary carcinoma, pelvic mass, chemotherapy, R
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publication . Article . 2013

Primary peritoneal serous papillary carcinoma (PSPC) involving ovary and colon: Management and Treatment

Leanza V; Coco L; Leanza G; Scilletta B; Zanchì G; Vecchio R; Zarbo G;