Ultrasound investigation shows Learning objectives To illustrate and correlate key radiological and imaging findings which may provide a correct diagnosis.
To identify thespecific features of tumors in each imaging modality. Read more Background Ovariantumors in pediatric population are uncommon compared to adult females, but not rare, only with a different incidence profile.
Most tumors found under the age of 18 years are benign, with origin from germ cell line. Tumors of the ovary can be placed into one of three major categories Fig.
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Ovarian tumors have similar clinical and imaging features, but specific keycharacteristicsmay be present in some Read more Findings and procedure details Imaging investigation methods Characterization of ovarian lesions is of great importance in order to plan adequate therapeutic procedures. Optimal assessment of adnexal masses requires a multidisciplinary approach, based on physical examination, laboratory tests and imaging techniques.
Computed Tomography CT is the imaging technique of choice instagingand therapy response evaluation. Read more Conclusion Ovarian cancer under 30, CT and MR imaging all have a similar accuracy in detecting morphological characteristics of adnexal masses with extracredit for CT scanin assessing the disease extent and MR imaging for providing specific information in accurately diagnosing anovarian mass.
Read more Personal information and conflict of interest A. Ioan", Galati S.
Pentru barbatii cu mutatii BRCA2 riscul cumulat de cancer mamar pana la varsta de 80 ani a fost estimat la 6. Cancerul ovarian prezinta un fenotip histologic distinct la aceasta categorie de paciente, inregistrandu-se in principal tumori seroase sau endometrioide de grad inalt. Astfel, s-a estimat ca riscul de cancer de prostata este de 3 ori mai mare la barbatii purtatori de mutatii BRCA1 in comparatie cu populatia generala. Mai mult, cazuri de cancer de pancreas, prostata, esofag, laringe, stomac, colon, vezica biliara, duct biliar, melanom au fost raportate in ovarian cancer under 30 cu mutatii BRCA2 ce predispun la cancer. Testarea genetica este importanta in practica clinica pentru identificarea persoanelor care prezinta un risc semnificativ de cancer de san sau de ovar si aplicarea strategiilor adecvate de screening si preventie.
Adnexal masses in children, adolescents and women of reproductive age. Part ;Enschede: Ipskamp Printing, 7—92 Ovarian surgery in premenarchal girls.
Simple ultrasound-based rules for the diagnosis of ovarian cancer.