mullerian adenosarcoma

mül·le·ri·an ad·e·no·sar·co·ma

a tumor of the uterus or ovaries, of low-grade malignancy, composed of benign-appearing glands and a sarcomatous stroma.
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Mullerian adenosarcoma of the cervix that secondarily involves the vulva may imitate a PT due to the formation of polypoid mass, a similar leaf-like architecture, and biphasic pattern.
Mullerian adenosarcoma (MA) of ovary with sarcomatous (rhabdomyoblastic) overgrowth is an extremely rare malignant type of female genital tract neoplasm.
Keywords: Mullerian adenosarcoma, sarcomatous overgrowth, rhabomyoblastic differentiation, extrauterine.
Mullerian adenosarcoma of the cervix with heterologous elements and sarcomatous overgrowth.
Scully, "Mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus: a clinicopathologic analysis of 100 cases with a review of the literature," Human Pathology, vol.
However, they described cases of mullerian adenosarcoma and rhabdomyosarcoma of the uterine cervix with heterologous mesenchymal elements, such as cartilage and fatty tissue.
Mullerian adenosarcoma (MA) is relatively a rare type of mixed epithelial and mesenchymal tumor of the uterus.
A subsequent study, (2) in 1979, added a few cases to the original series, and the term Mullerian adenosarcoma has since become universally recognized.
In differential diagnosis, mullerian adenosarcoma should be considered.
Mesenchymal tumors, including MMMTs, endometrial stromal sarcomas, mullerian adenosarcoma, leiomyosarcomas and uterine pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcomas, have been more recently described with tamoxifen use [3,9] and have a poor prognosis.
A graver potential pitfall in the differential diagnosis is an extension of a Mullerian adenosarcoma of the cervix into the vulva.