Primitive neuroectodermal tumor of uterus — A rare entity

  • Syed Nisar Ahmad
  • Shiekh Aejaz Aziz
  • Rangreze Imran
  • Manzoor Ahmad Banday
  • Gul Mohammad
  • A. R. Lone
  • Parveen Reshi
  • Nisar Ahmad Wani
  • Shaheena Parveen
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DOI: 10.1007/s10330-010-0627-0

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Ahmad, S.N., Aziz, S.A., Imran, R. et al. Chin. -Ger. J. Clin. Oncol. (2010) 9: 365. doi:10.1007/s10330-010-0627-0
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Abstract

Primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) of uterus is the rare of the rarest among the tumors of female genital tract. We herein reported a 32 years old female operated for lower abdominal lump, which was diagnosed, as PNET later confirmed by immunohistochemistry (IHC). She was lost to follow-up and presented 10 months later with recurrence. She was treated with cyclical combination chemotherapy followed by definitive surgery and is in complete remission at present.

Key words

neuroectodermal tumoruterus

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Syed Nisar Ahmad
    • 1
  • Shiekh Aejaz Aziz
    • 1
  • Rangreze Imran
    • 1
  • Manzoor Ahmad Banday
    • 1
  • Gul Mohammad
    • 1
  • A. R. Lone
    • 1
  • Parveen Reshi
    • 2
  • Nisar Ahmad Wani
    • 3
  • Shaheena Parveen
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Medical OncologySKIMS SouraSrinagarIndia
  2. 2.Department of Gynae/obstreticsSKIMS SouraSrinagarIndia
  3. 3.Department of RadiodiagnosisSKIMS SouraSrinagarIndia
  4. 4.Department of GastroenterologySKIMS SouraSrinagarIndia