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Endometrial carcinoma - FIGO stage 1a

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History of intermenstrual bleeding with thickened endometrium (19 mm) on ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

There is a soft tissue mass in the endometrial cavity which demonstrates homogeneous isointense signal intensity on T2 weighted images. There is no myometrial extension. The uterine cervix and vagina are normal. The parametria are clear. Polycystic ovaries. No pelvic lymphadenopathy or omental lesions.

Case Discussion

FIGO Staging System for Endometrial carcinoma 1:

  • 1a: tumor confined to the body of the uterus with no or less than 50% myometrial invasion
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Case information

rID: 41693
Published: 27th Apr 2016
Last edited: 22nd Jul 2020
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