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Flashcards in Ovarian Carcinoma Deck (13)
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1

immature embryonal tissue

malignant teratoma - germ cell

2

hobnail appearance

clear cell epithelial - MS1 mutation

3

female counterpart of seminoma

dysgerminoma

4

psammoma bodies

serous epithelial

5

no psammoma bodies

mucinous epithelial

6

secrete HCG

Choriocarcinoma germ cell. - trophoblastic tissue

7

signet ring cells

secondary krukenburg tumour - from breast and gastric cancer

8

secrete androgens

sertoli leydig cell - stromal/ sex cord - can be benign or malignant

9

produce oestrogen

benign granulosa thecal cell tumour - stromal/sex cord

10

stromal tissue fibroma

no hormone production - benign miegs syndrome 50%

11

Miegs syndrome

triad of:
benign fibroma of stromal ovarian tissue
ascites
pleural effusion

12

tubular glands

endometriod epithelial - CTNNB 1 mutation assocaited

13

contains skin hair and teeth

dermoid cyst - benign mature terratoma - germ cell -benign but may transform to malignant.