Subcutaneous metastasis of endometrial adenocarcinoma: Case report of an incidental diagnosis during abdominal sonography


DIKMEN Y., Terek M. C. , MGOYI L., ZEKIOGLU O. , Akercan F. , Yucebilgin M. S.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GYNAECOLOGICAL ONCOLOGY, vol.25, no.2, pp.250-252, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GYNAECOLOGICAL ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.250-252

Abstract

A rare case of subcutaneous metastasis from endometrial adenocarcinoma detected incidentally on the anterior abdominal wall during routine abdominal sonography is reported. A 62-year-old woman with clinical FIGO Stage IA, grade 2 endometrial mixed type (endometrioid and mucinous) adenocarcinoma was found with a subcutaneous mass located in the abdomen 18 months after initial surgery.