mixed mesodermal tumor

mixed mes·o·der·mal tu·mor

a sarcoma of the body of the uterus arising in older women, composed of more than one mesenchymal tissue, especially including striated muscle cells.
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A case of mixed mesodermal tumor of the uterine cervix.
In view of its complex histologic architecture, TCS has also been known as malignant teratoma, blastoma, and mixed mesodermal tumor.
Mixed mesodermal tumor of the ovary: analysis of prognostic factors in 31 cases.
Characteristics of cell lines established from a mixed mesodermal tumor of the human ovary: carcinomatous cells are changeable to sarcomatous cells.
15] They may occur as both benign (adenofibroma and adenomyoma variants, an intermediate variant [atypical polypoid adenomyoma]) and malignant variants (adenosarcoma, carcinosarcoma [malignant mixed mesodermal tumor, malignant mixed mullerian tumor], and carcinofibroma).
Moreover, mixed mesodermal tumors, commonly called carcinosarcoma, another manifestation of chondrosarcoma, are the most common heterologous sarcomas, originating from the uterus in most cases.
The expression of epidermal growth factor receptor, HER-2/Neu, p53, and Ki-67 antigen in uterine malignant mixed mesodermal tumors and adenosarcoma.
Phase II evaluation of oral trimetrexate in mixed mesodermal tumors of the uterus: a gynecologic oncology group study.
Cancers that developed after long-term tamoxifen therapy tended to be mixed mesodermal tumors or sarcomas of the endometrium rather than less invasive types.
Type II carcinomas include high-grade serous carcinoma, high-grade endometrioid carcinoma, undifferentiated carcinoma, probably some clear cell carcinomas, and malignant, mixed mesodermal tumors (carcinosarcoma).