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Open Access Case Report
Primary fallopian tube cancer in term pregnancy: a case report
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1 Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Shenzhen Nanshan Hospital affiliated to Guangdong Medical College, Shenzhen
2 Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, the First affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing
3 Department of Reproductive Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital affiliated to Fudan University, Shanghai (China)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2011, 32(2), 208–210;
Published: 10 April 2011
Abstract

Purpose: This work aimed to study the features of primary fallopian tube carcinoma during pregnancy and to improve the understanding of clinical gynecologists. Methods: The clinical features of a case of primary fallopian tube carcinoma during pregnancy were analyzed. Results: The final diagnosis was Stage IA fallopian tube cancer after cesarean delivery. Conclusions: It is helpful to detect CA-125 level and employ B-mode ultrasound imaging. Patients should undergo routine celiac examinations before gynecological and obstetric procedures (including cesarean section and abdominal hysterotomy) are performed.
Keywords
Fallopian tube cancer
Pregnancy
Case report
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