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  Year: 2001 | Volume: 9 | Issue: 1 | Pages: 43-45
  Case Report
  MALIGNANT MIXED MÜLLERIAN OVARIAN TUMOR
Bratislav STOJILJKOVIC, Tatjana IVKOVIC, Milana PANJKOVIC, Aleksandar MUTIBARIC, Olgica MIHAJLOVIC, Marija TESIC, Jelka RAJOVIC
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  Malignant mixed Müllerian tumor (called carcinosarcoma) of the ovary is very rare neoplastic disease which could be found in postmenopausal period. Histomorphologycal caracteristics of this neoplasm are neoplastic stroma and polimorphic carcinomal component that could be serosal, endometrioid, squamous or clear cell type. The 53 year old female patient was treated surgicaly at the Institute of Oncology, Department of Gynecology. The patient had total hysterectomy with bilateral adnexectomy. Operative material was histochemically (PAS, PAS-d, Reticulin, Malory) and imunohistochemically (CEA, Ceratin, EMA, Vimentin and Alpha-1 antythrypsine) treated. According to the histomorphologyc results carcinosarcoma was confirmed. Maligant teratoma was differential diagnostic problem. The patient was treated with chemotherapy after surgical treatment. Despite of all therapeutical procedures patient died two months after operation. Local pelvic recidive was revealed on the autopsy.
  Key words: Mixed Tumor, Mullerian; Ovarian Neoplasms
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