Uterine Sarcomas

  • Rita Iovine Demopoulos

Abstract

Sarcomas of the uterus are much less common than carcinomas, and all types of sarcomas combined account for approximately 4% of malignant uterine tumors. An analysis by Crawford9 of all cases of cervix and corpus malignancies revealed that sarcomas accounted for 2.6% of these uterine malignancies. Fenton11 and Novak and Anderson25 report slightly higher figures of 5.5 and 4.5%, respectively.

Keywords

Mitotic Count Uterine Sarcoma Smooth Muscle Tumor Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma Uterine Corpus 
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