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ovarian serous cystadenofibroma

Monday 4 July 2005

serous cystadenofibroma in the ovary

Synopsis

- pronounced proliferation of fibrous stroma
- multinodular tumor
- can be bilateral (24943791)
- usually small, multilocular, simple papillary processes
- cystic areas lined by a single layer of ciliated columnar epithelium resting on a prominent fibroblastic stroma
- glands and cysts are scattered in a fibroblastic stroma.
- This stromal component appears grossly as firm white or grayish areas.

Images

- Wikimedia: serous cystadenofibroma of the ovary
- http://www.webpathology.com/image.asp?case=525&n=4
- http://www.webpathology.com/image.asp?case=525&n=5

See also

- ovarian cystic tumors
-  ovarian cysts
- serous cystadenofibroma

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