Gastric metastasis of ovarian serous cystadenocarcinoma
Authors Yang S
Received 23 April 2018
Accepted for publication 3 July 2018
Published 5 September 2018 Volume 2018:11 Pages 201—204
Checked for plagiarism Yes
Review by Single-blind
Peer reviewers approved by Dr Colin Mak
Peer reviewer comments 2
Editor who approved publication: Professor Ronald Prineas
Xintai Hospital Affiliated to Taishan Medical University, Tai’an City, People’s Republic of China
Background: Gastric metastasis from ovarian serous cystadenocarcinoma is extremely rare.
Case presentation: We herein report one case of a 45-year-old female with ovarian carcinoma who underwent cytoreductive surgery. Two years later, endoscopic ultrasonography-guided fine needle aspiration revealed gastric metastasis. The patient underwent laparoscopic resection of gastric metastases. She is currently in complete remission.
Conclusion: Gastric metastasis from ovarian cancer should not be ignored in the clinic.
Keywords: gastric neoplasm, ovarian neoplasm, metastasis
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