Nonpuerperal inversion of the uterus associated with endometrial stromal sarcoma

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  • Nonpuerperal uterine inversion is an extremely rare gynecologic event. The vast majority of nonpuerperal inversions occur in association with a uterine tumor, of which approximately 20% are malignant. The case of a 74-year-old patient with suspected primary cervical sarcoma is presented. At the time of surgery, nonpuerperal uterine inversion was identified. High-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma was confirmed on pathologic examination. The etiologic factors that constitute the differential diagnosis are discussed, as well as strategies for managing this unusual entity.
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  • Barnes MN; Olvey KR; Conner MG
  • Start Page

  • 165
  • End Page

  • 168
  • Volume

  • 16
  • Issue

  • 4