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Metastatic Tumors of the Ovary and LymphomasOpen image in new window

  • Jean Noel Buy
  • Michel Ghossain
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Abstract

When an ovarian mass suspicious for malignancy is identified at an imaging examination, primary ovarian cancer is generally the main concern [1]. However, malignant tumors of the ovary are metastatic in 5–7 % of cases [2]. While metastases are uncommon in daily practice, metastatic neoplasms may be misdiagnosed as primary ovarian neoplasms [3, 4], potentially leading to inappropriate management [1].

Keywords

Endometrial Carcinoma Ovarian Mass Granulosa Cell Tumor Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma Ovarian Metastasis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Noel Buy
    • 1
  • Michel Ghossain
    • 2
  1. 1.Service RadiologieHopital Hotel-DieuParisFrance
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyHotel Dieu de FranceBeirutLebanon

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