borderline ovarian tumor

bor·der·line ovarian tu·mor

an ovarian surface epithelial tumor in which the growth pattern is intermediate between benign and malignant; includes mucinous, serous, endometrioid, and Brenner tumors of the ovary; highly curable but may recur after surgical removal.

bor·der·line o·var·i·an tu·mor

(bōr'dĕr-līn ō-var'ē-ăn tū'mŏr)
An ovarian surface epithelial tumor in which the growth pattern is intermediate between benign and malignant; includes mucinous, serous, endometrioid, and Brenner tumors of the ovary; highly curable but may recur after surgical removal.
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The term borderline ovarian tumor (BOT), which accounts for 10%-20% of all epithelial ovarian tumors, was first used by Taylor et al.
Fertility and borderline ovarian tumor: a systematic review of conservative management, risk of recurrence and alternative options.
Tsuda et al., "Epithelial borderline ovarian tumor: Diagnosis and treatment strategy," Obstetrics & Gynecology Science, vol.
The expression of MMP-2 in cystic fluid of ovarian serous cancer and mucous cancer is significantly higher compared with benign and borderline ovarian tumor (8).
KEY WORDS: Borderline ovarian tumor, FIGO, Mucinous ovarian tumor, Serous ovarian tumor.
Fauvet et al., "Management and prognosis of clear cell borderline ovarian tumor," International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, vol.
Akturk et al., "Comparison of risk of malignancy indices; RMI 1-4 in borderline ovarian tumor," European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology, vol.
Types and duration of symptoms prior to diagnosis of invasive or borderline ovarian tumor. Gynecol Oncol.
Port-site metastasis of mucinous borderline ovarian tumor after laparoscopy.
The serum CA-125 concentration data assists in evaluating CT imaging information when used to differentiate borderline ovarian tumor from malignant epithelial ovarian tumors.
The final histologic findings demonstrated Demons' pseudosyndrome which is an unusual situation when it's related to a borderline ovarian tumor (8).
Accuracy for diagnosing a borderline ovarian tumor by imprint cytology is 66.7%
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