Pathology of Ovary: Epithelial Tumours

  • Pranab Dey


This chapter describes the histological features of different epithelial neoplasms of ovary. The epithelial ovarian tumours are mainly serous, mucinous, endometrioid, clear cell and Brenner’s tumour. Each of these group is classified as benign, borderline and malignant. The gross and histopathology of the tumours along with cytology and immunohistochemistry of these lesions have been highlighted in details.


Serous cystadenoma Serous borderline tumour serous carcinoma Low grade serous carcinoma High grade serous carcinoma Peritoneal implant Chemotherapy response score Mucinous cystadenoma Borderline mucinous tumour Mucinous carcinoma Pseudomyxoma Endometrioid carcinoma Clear cell carcinoma Brenner tumour Borderline brenner tumour Malignant Brenner tumour Undifferentiated carcinoma Carcinosarcoma Adenosarcoma Endometrial stromal sarcoma Large cell neuroendocrine tumour Small cell carcinoma Seromucinous carcinoma 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
    • 1
  1. 1.Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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