Uterus
Stromal tumors
Adenosarcoma with stromal overgrowth

Author: Sanjay Logani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 26 January 2017, last major update June 2010

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Definition / general
  • Typical adenosarcoma overgrown by pure sarcoma that accounts for at least 25% of the tumor
Terminology
  • Also called adenosarcoma with sarcomatous overgrowth
Clinical features
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Typical adenosarcoma overgrown by pure sarcoma that accounts for at least 25% of the tumor
  • Resembles malignant phylloides tumor
  • May have heterologous sarcoma component; rhabdomyosarcoma is most common
Positive stains