Clear Cell Adenocarcinofibroma Ovary – A Rare Histopathological Variant with Unusual PresentationCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Amrit Pal Singh Rana,
218, Medical Campus, Sadiq Road, Faridkot, India.
The clear cell adenocarcinoma of ovary is a distinctive tumour. Stroma rich variants (adenocarcinofibroma) of these types of tumours are uncommon. We report a rare case of clear cell adenocarcinofibroma of ovary in 37 years of female presenting with bilateral ovarian masses. The tumour contained fibrous component and was radiologically indistinguishable from soft tissue malignancy. The serum level of CA-125 was raised. Histopathology and immunohistochemistry revealed the rare microscopic type of ovarian tumour. Because of differences in the clinical course as well as management, possibility of this unusual type of carcinoma must be ruled out.
Surface epithelial tumor, Pancytokeratin, Malignancy
Manjit Kaur, Navtej Singh, Amrit Pal Singh Rana. CLEAR CELL ADENOCARCINOFIBROMA OVARY – A RARE HISTOPATHOLOGICAL VARIANT WITH UNUSUAL PRESENTATION. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2016 May [cited: 2018 Mar 20 ]; 10:ED12-ED13. Available from
Date of Submission: Jul 23, 2015
Date of Peer Review: Oct 08, 2015
Date of Acceptance: Jan 31, 2016
Date of Publishing: May 01, 2016
Financial OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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