IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 31 / Issue 6 / pii/1630990951260-1948434855

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
Primary mixed epithelial and germ cell tumors of the ovary. Two case reports and literature review
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1 2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens (Greece)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2010, 31(6), 717–718;
Published: 10 December 2010

Two cases of mixed germ cell and epithelial primary ovarian tumors which developed in women 47 and 57 years of age are reported. In both cases, large teratomas measuring 20 and 21 cm were observed in combination with carcinoids and malignant mucinous neoplasms. A possible common oncogenic mechanism is discussed and a literature review is presented.
Mucinous adenocarcinoma
Dermoid cyst
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