Carcinoma of the cervix - squamous cell

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Post menopausal bleeding per vaginum

Patient Data

Age: about 60 yrs
Gender: Female

Uterine cervix shows altered contour. Cervix is much larger than uterine body. Posterior cervical lip is much thicker. Air foci are noted in cervical canal.

Small amount of anechoic fluid is noted in endometrial canal of body.

A hypoechoic solid nodule with vascularity is noted in adjacent soft tissue  ( 4th image ).

No hydroureter / hydronephrosis is noted on either side.

Case Discussion

In the clinical backgraound, ultrasound findings favor neoplatic malignent mass lesion of uterine cervix with local metastatic nodule.

Histopathology - Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of cervix.

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Case information

rID: 30432
Published: 10th Aug 2014
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
System: Gynaecology
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