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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49) Erdogan, et al hypothesized that epithelial cells covering the embryonic gonads in early fetal life might be the common origin for cystadenoma and ovarian stroma.
Of the benign neoplasms, serous cystadenomas was the most common neoplasm, 40 cases (43%).
Because a mucinous cystadenoma or cystadenocarcinoma was a possibility, we deferred a biopsy.
Other terms for this lesion include oncocytic cystadenoma, oncocytic adenomatous hyperplasia, cystic oncocytic metaplasia, and eosinophilic granular cell cyst.
Tumor-totumor metastasis: report of two cases of renal cell carcinoma metastasizing to microcystic serous cystadenoma of the pancreas.
3-6) To the best of our knowledge, retroperitoneal cystadenoma during pregnancy has not been reported.
The differential diagnosis based on imaging findings included cystic mesothelioma and retroperitoneal cystadenoma.
The pathology most consistent with cysts of the large-volume category and thus requiring surgery is serous cystadenoma.
She was found to have a microperforation of the sigmoid colon and multiple gynecologic pathologies, including myomata, right serous cystadenoma, and left tubo-ovarian complex suggestive of endometriosis.
Macroscopic as well as microscopic pathological features, including the presence of cell atypia, established the diagnosis of low-grade mucinous cystadenoma arising in a completely isolated and infected ileal duplication cyst.