Flashcards in GTB, cervical cancer pathology Deck (17)
ferilization of an empty ovum by one or 2 sperms
uterus distended by large, bizarre, gelatinous "placental" mass
snowstorm image on U/S
bunch of grapes appearence on gross specimen
which GTD has fetal parts present
hcg is markedly increased in ____, and somewhat increased in____
compelte mole; partial mole
irregular spotting of brown, bloody, foul fluid + elevated HCG
which type GTD manifests with no villi?
tx of choriocarcinoma
which GTD is characterized by low HCG levels?
placental site tumor
endocervix is _____, whereas ectocervix i _____
HPV _______ are oncogenic
HPV 16 & 18
p52+ p21 +Rb
most invasive cervical cancer is of what type?
squamous cell (80%)
stage of cervical cancer: involvement of pelvic wall & lower third of vagina