IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 31 / Issue 2 / pii/1630984584237-389424918

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Case Report
Borderline tumour arising in a transposed ovary in utero: a rare complication of the Estes operation
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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Gelderse Vallei Hospital, Ede
2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Atrium Medical Centre Parkstad, Heerlen (The Netherlands)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2010, 31(2), 225–226;
Published: 10 April 2010

Ovarian transposition into the uterine cavity to restore fertility, the so-called Estes operation, has rarely been performed worldwide. Malignant degeneration of such transposed ovaries has never been reported in the literature. We present a case of a borderline tumour arising in a transposed ovary after an Estes operation.
Estes operation
Borderline tumour
Transposed ovary
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