Papillary serous cystadenocarcinoma of ovary

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Pelvic pain and mass-like feeling on physical examination.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

A 96×91 mm thick-walled cystic mass with enhancing solid components is noted in the right adnexa. The right ovary could not be identified separately from the above-mentioned mass. 
Some free fluid is seen at pelvic cavity.

Case Discussion

Right ovarian cystic neoplasm; pathology proven papillary serous cystadenocarcinoma which is the malignant form of ovarian serous tumor, the most common type of ovarian epithelial tumor. It is the most common type of ovarian malignancy.

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