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Title: Intestinal Adenocarcinoma Arising from a Mature Cystic Teratoma.
Authors: Wan, King Man
Foroughi, Forough
Bansal, Rajni
Oehler, Martin K
Citation: Case reports in pathology 2019; 2019: 7894581
Abstract: Mature cystic teratomas are the most common ovarian germ cell tumour and account for 10-20% of all ovarian neoplasms. Malignant transformation of mature cystic teratomas is rare and has an incidence rate of less than 1%. The most common malignancy are squamous cell carcinomas. Here we present the case of an intestinal adenocarcinoma which is an exceedingly rare malignant entity arising within a mature cystic teratoma. Clinical presentation, imaging and histopathological diagnosis are discussed and previously presented cases in the literature reviewed.
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Journal title: Case reports in pathology
Publication Date: 2019
ISSN: 2090-6781
Type: Case Reports
DOI: 10.1155/2019/7894581
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