Malignant Tumors of the Uterus
- 1.Tumors of the uterine cervix
80% are squamous carcinomas arising from the ectocervix
15% are adenocarcinomas from the endocervical canal.
- 2.Tumors of the endometrium
90% are type 1 tumors: endometrioid carcinoma grades 1 and 2
10% are more aggressive type 2 tumors: grade 3 endometrioid and clear cell carcinoma, papillary serous carcinoma, and poorly differentiated tumors.
- 3.Uterine sarcomas
Endometrial stromal sarcoma (ESS) and adenosarcoma arising from the stroma of the uterus
Leiomyosarcoma arising from its smooth muscle.
KeywordsCervical Cancer Endometrial Cancer Lynch Syndrome Endometrial Carcinoma Black Ring
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