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a tumor of the ovary containing epithelial or stromal elements resembling tumors of the endometrium.
en·do·me·tri·oid tu·mor (en'dō-mē'trē-oyd tū'mŏr)
A tumor of the ovary containing epithelial or stromal elements resembling tumors of the endometrium.
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Whilst these risk factors have been mostly associated with type I-oestrogen dependent endometrioid tumours
, the relationship with type II endometrial cancers remain less clear.
account for approximately 20% of ovarian cancers, most of which are carcinomas (4).
beta]-catenin mutation and expression analysis in ovarian cancer: exon 3 mutations and nuclear translocation in 16% of endometrioid tumours