Features to report for carcinoma

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 3 February 2017, last major update September 2011

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Cite this page: Features to report for carcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/uterusfeatures.html. Accessed June 18th, 2018.
Features to report for endometrial carcinoma
  • Specimen type, procedure, morcellation or intact
  • Tumor size and location
  • Histologic type
  • Histologic grade
  • Depth of invasion (maximum depth of myoinvasion, measured from endomyometrial junction)
  • Angiolymphatic invasion
  • Cervical involvement
  • Involvement of other organs / tissues
  • Features of uninvolved uterus (hyperplasia, metaplasia, etc.)
  • Margin involvement
  • Nodal involvement (site of nodes, # positive nodes, # total lymph nodes)
  • TNM stage
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