Stage IB glassy cell carcinoma of the cervix diagnosed during pregnancy and recurring in a transposed ovary.
A case report of glassy cell carcinoma of the cervix occurring during pregnancy is presented. Clinical staging was FIGO IB and treatment consisted of a radical hysterectomy, bilateral ovarian transposition, and postoperative pelvic radiation therapy. The patient had a relapse in one of the transposed ovaries. A review of ovarian conservation in Stage IB carcinoma of the cervix is discussed.
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Reisinger, S. A., Palazzo, J. P., Talerman, A., Carlson, J., & Jahshan, A. (1991). Stage IB glassy cell carcinoma of the cervix diagnosed during pregnancy and recurring in a transposed ovary. Gynecologic oncology, 42(1), 86–90. https://doi.org/10.1016/0090-8258(91)90236-x
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology