Serous Papillary Endometrial Carcinoma, Lower Uterine Segment: An Unusual OccurenceCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Garima M. Anandani,
20 Gangaimman Koil Street, Nr Thattanchavady Industrial Estate, Thattanchavady, Puducherry-605009, India.
The majority of Endometrial Carcinomas (EC) is type 1 endometrioid type followed by rare type 2 serous papillary type. Serous papillary EC is a rare but highly aggressive form of uterine endometrial cancer. This is a case of a postmenopausal 57-year-old patient who presented with abnormal uterine bleeding without a specific medical history. Endometrial curettings were taken followed by total abdominal hysterectomy. Histopathology showed serous papillary EC associated with rare features such as unusual site and not invading endocervical mucosa, with accompanying myometritis and senile cystic atrophy of endometrium.
Myometritis, Post menopausal bleeding, Senile cystic endometrial atrophy
Garima M Anandani, Shanmuga Samy Kathirvelu, Anandraj Vaithy, Sowmya Srinivasan, R Narsimhan. SEROUS PAPILLARY ENDOMETRIAL CARCINOMA, LOWER UTERINE SEGMENT: AN UNUSUAL OCCURENCE. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2018 June [cited: 2018 Jun 23 ]; 12:ED01-ED03. Available from
Date of Submission: Jan 21, 2018
Date of Peer Review: Mar 15, 2018
Date of Acceptance: Apr 06, 2018
Date of Publishing: Jun 01, 2018
FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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