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Ovarian Mucinous Carcinoid Tumor

MedGen UID:
275290
Concept ID:
C1518724
Neoplastic Process

Definition

A rare carcinoid tumor that arises from the ovary and is characterized by the presence of glands that are lined by cells that contain intracytoplasmic mucin or resemble goblet cells. Pools of mucin, containing glands, may also be present. It may have an aggressive clinical course and it can metastasize to other anatomic sites. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVOvarian Mucinous Carcinoid Tumor

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Kozłowski M, Nowak K, Kordek A, Cymbaluk-Płoska A
Int J Environ Res Public Health 2021 Jul 23;18(15) doi: 10.3390/ijerph18157819. PMID: 34360112Free PMC Article
Bidzinski M, Piatek S, Cwikla J, Nasierowska-Guttmejer A, Danska-Bidzinska A
Ginekol Pol 2021;92(4):312-317. Epub 2021 Mar 23 doi: 10.5603/GP.a2020.0189. PMID: 33751517
Nasioudis D, Frey MK, Chapman-Davis E, Caputo TA, Holcomb K
Gynecol Oncol 2020 Apr;157(1):101-105. Epub 2020 Jan 17 doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2020.01.002. PMID: 31959493

Recent clinical studies

Diagnosis

Hsu WW, Mao TL, Chen CH
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 2019 Jul;58(4):570-573. doi: 10.1016/j.tjog.2019.05.025. PMID: 31307754

Prognosis

Hsu WW, Mao TL, Chen CH
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 2019 Jul;58(4):570-573. doi: 10.1016/j.tjog.2019.05.025. PMID: 31307754

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