Seromucinous tumors

Seromucinous cystadenoma

Topic Completed: 1 December 2012

Minor changes: 28 September 2021

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Definition / general
  • Very rare
  • Associated with endometriosis, favorable prognosis
  • Mean age 35 years
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Mucinous, serous, endometrioid and squamous epithelium
  • May have squamous overgrowth, prominent neutrophilic infiltration of epithelium (Am J Surg Pathol 2003;27:242)
Microscopic (histologic) images

Contributed by Carlos Parra-Herran, M.D. - borderline tumors

Differential diagnosis
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