serous cystadenoma

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serous cystadenoma

[′sir·əs ‚sist‚ad·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign cystic tumor of the ovary, made up of cylindrical cells resembling those of the uterine tube; psammoma bodies often appear in the wall of the cyst. Also known as endosalpingioma; papillary adenoma of ovary; papillary cystadenoma of ovary; papillocystoma; psammomatus papilloma; serous cystoma.
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[18] Four histological types of appendiceal mucocele have been described: retention cyst, mucosal hyperplasia, mucinous cystadenoma and mucinous cystadenocarcinoma.
Caption: Minimally invasive minilaparotomy can be used for benign large adnexal mass drainage, as in this case if a mucinous cystadenoma.
(1) It is often considered the malignant counterpart to the non-Warthin benign cystadenoma, and given the former's bland nuclear features and lack of atypia, histological differentiation from cystadenoma may often be challenging and largely depends on identifying stromal invasion.
Serous cystadenoma topped the list of most common benign ovarian tumours 82(32.8%), benign teratomas 73(29.2%), mucinous cystadenoma 59(23.6%), serous cystadenofibroma 14(5.6%), monodermal tumour 10 (4%), fibrothecoma 5(2%), fibroma 5(2%), and cystadenoma 1(2.5%).
The average size of the urachal mucinous cystadenoma was 7.9 cm at greatest dimension, ranging from 1.5 cm to 15.5 cm.
Mucinous cystadenoma coexisting with adult granulosa cell tumor in the ovary: Is it a composite tumor or heterologous mucinous elements in a granulosa cell tumor?
To better describe the morphologic and immunohistochemical features of primary retroperitoneal mucinous cystadenomas (PRMCs) and their association with sarcoma-like mural nodules, the authors conducted an immunohistochemical study with a panel of 19 antibodies and a histochemical study for mucin stains.
The macrocystic or oligocystic variant of serous cystadenoma is uncommon and difficult to distinguish from mucinous cystic neoplasm by imaging.
Biliary cystadenoma with mesenchymal stroma: Report of a case and review of the literature.
Warthin's tumor (papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum) is the second most common benign lesion of the salivary glands.
Cystadenoma, adenofibroma, and surface papillomas are the benign serous tumors.
Cystic luminal distention secondary to obstruction by a mucinous cystadenoma or cystadenocarcinoma causes the majority of AMC [3].