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Endometrioid adenocarcinoma arising in endometriosis foci six years after estrogen replacement therapy: a case report
A. Areia1, V. Sousa2, C. Frutuoso1, I. Dias1, M.I. Martins2, C.F. de Oliveira1, A.L. Fialho2,*
1 Department of Gynecology, Coimbra University Hospital, Portugal
2 Department of Pathology, Coimbra University Hospital, Portugal
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2004, 25(2), 255–256;
Published: 10 April 2004
We present a case of a 53-year-old woman who developed an endometrioid adenocarcinoma six years after total abdominal hysterectomy (TAH) and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO), who was on estrogenic-only hormone replacement therapy (HRT).
Estrogenic replacement therapy