Created by Administrator SEAP on May 13, 2011 10:42:06 PM, Last modified by SEAP-IAP Sociedad Española de Anatomía Patológica on Oct 23, 2012 7:32:39 PM
Peritoneum / Peritoneo
Massachusetts General Hospital. Boston, MA. EEUU
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45 year old woman with prior history of squamous cell carcinoma in situ of the vulva, presented with progressive ascites. Physical examination revealed a distended abdomen with diffuse non-specific changes on PET scan and moderately elevated CA-125.
At laparoscopy, she was found to have 1.8 liters of ascites and an erythematous and focally granular peritoneum. Several biopsies were taken.