Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics

, Volume 249, Issue 3, pp 153–156 | Cite as

Malignant endometrioid cystadenofibroma of the ovary

  • D. H. Moore
  • W. C. Fowler
  • P. J. Santrach
Short Report


Malignant endometrioid cystadenofibroma is recognized as a distinct category of epithelial ovarian cancer and yet is rarely reported. Three patients from the University of North Carolina experience are described to emphasize similarities between this unusual tumor and common epithelial ovarian cancer with respect to clinical behavior, surgical staging, and treatment.

Key words

Cystadenofibroma Ovarian neoplasms Surgical staging Chemotherapy 


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© Springer-Verlag 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. H. Moore
    • 1
  • W. C. Fowler
    • 1
  • P. J. Santrach
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyDivision of Gynecologic Oncology, CB # 7570 MacNiderUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyUniversity of North CarolinaChapel HillUSA

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