Endometrioid carcinoma of the cervix

Endometrioid carcinoma of the cervix is a rare histological subtype of cervical cancer. It falls under the sub group of adenocarcinoma of the cervix


It is thought to account for approximately 7% of cervical adenocarcinomas 2-3. The incidence is thought to have increased through the latter part of the 20th century 4.


These tumours are generally moderate differentiated and bear some resemblence to endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the endometrium.

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rID: 17947
System: Gynaecology
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Endometroid carcinoma of the cervix
  • Cervical endometroid carcinoma
  • Endometroid carcinoma of the uterine cervix
  • Endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the cervix
  • Endometrioid adenocarcinoma of cervix

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