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Cite this page: Coexisting appendiceal and ovarian neoplasms. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/appendixcoexisting.html. Accessed December 14th, 2017.
Definition / general
- If clinical pseudomyxoma peritonei and mucinous neoplasm of apparent ovarian origin (or bilateral ovarian mucinous tumors), recommended to perform appendectomy (if possible, submit completely for microscopic exam) or at least inspect at operation (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1986;110:336, Arch Pathol Lab Med 1985;109:930)