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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 imrpress.com as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.
Synchronous clear cell adenocarcinoma of the cervix and endometrioid carcinoma of the endometriums
1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Seoul St. Mary's Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul
2 Department of Pathology, Seoul St. Mary's Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul (Korea)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2011, 32(5), 573–575;
Published: 10 October 2011
Synchronous primary malignant neoplasms of uterus are uncommon. Patients with synchronous cervical and endometrial cancers are even rarer. We describe a case of cervical clear cell carcinoma and endometrial adenocarcinoma occurring simultaneously in a 54-year-old woman presenting with intermittent vaginal bleeding. The concept of synchronous primary malignancies of the genital tract is also reviewed in this report.