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diagnosis of ovarian tumors

Tuesday 29 August 2017

Criteria - Parameters :

Architecture

- cysts? : ovarian cystic tumors

- papillary architecture : ovarian serous tumors / carcinoma

- mucinous architecture : ovarian mucinous tumors / carcinoma

- compact architecture

- cording pattern

- multicystic pattern

  • adult granulosa cell tumor

- multicystic pattern

  • adult granulosa cell tumor

- microfollicular pattern

  • adult granulosa cell tumor

Cells morphology

- epithelioid cells : carcinomatous appearance : ovarian carcinomas
- spindle cells : ovarian spindle cell tumors

See also

- diagnosis of tumors
- ovarian tumors