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Revised: 19 February 2012, last major update February 2012
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● Rare; may present as mass or cyst (Am J Surg Pathol 1999;23:166)
● 50 year old woman with florid cystic endosalpingiosis of uterus (Arch Gynecol Obstet 2011;283:519)
● 51 year old woman with 12 cm mass due to multiple cysts (APMIS 2004;112:45)
● 73 year old woman with florid cystic endosalpingiosis (J Clin Pathol 2001;54:399)
● May have large cysts
Figure 3: cut surface of cystic endosalpingiosis involving the myometrium (thick arrow) and adjacent to the endometrium (thin arrow)
● Benign glands and cysts resembling tubal epithelium; may involve cervix, lower uterine segment and corpus
73 year old woman with florid cystic endosalpingiosis
Figure 4: cystic endosalpingiosis (arrows) involving myometrium, cervix, right and left ovaries
40 year old woman
● Minimal deviation adenocarcinoma, florid tubal metaplasia, benign cystic mesothelioma
End of Uterus > Non-tumor > Endosalpingiosis
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