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uterine PEComa

Sunday 6 September 2015

PEComas are a group of very rare mesenchymal neoplasms, which express myogenic and melanocytic markers, such as HMB-45 and actin.

Sporadic association

- situs inversus totalis (26268324)

Open references

- PEComa of the uterus with coexistence of situs inversus totalis, a case report and literature review. Han Y, Liu TT, Qiu XS, Li QC, Zhao Y, Pang XY, Wang EH. Diagn Pathol. 2015 Aug 14;10:142. doi : 10.1186/s13000-015-0351-8 PMID: 26268324 (Free)