pelvic serous carcinoma
Tuesday 30 November 2010
It has been proposed that the presence of tubal intraepithelial carcinoma (TIC), in association with one-third to nearly half of pelvic serous carcinomas, is evidence of fallopian tube origin for high-grade serous carcinomas that would have been otherwise classified as primary ovarian or peritoneal.
Are all pelvic (nonuterine) serous carcinomas of tubal origin? Przybycin CG, Kurman RJ, Ronnett BM, Shih IeM, Vang R. Am J Surg Pathol. 2010 Oct;34(10):1407-16. PMID: 20861711