Volume 17 (2022)
Volume 16 (2021)
Volume 15 (2020)
Volume 14 (2019)
Volume 13 (2018)
Volume 12 (2017)
Volume 11 (2016)
Volume 10 (2015)
Volume 9 (2014)
Volume 8 (2013)
Volume 7 (2012)
Volume 6 (2011)
Volume 5 (2010)
Volume 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Gynecologic Pathology
A Young Iranian Woman with Pure Primary Ovarian Neuroendocrine Tumor: A Case Report

Fatemeh Samiee Rad; Mehdi Ghaebi; Arezoo Bajelan

Volume 17, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 371-375


  Pure ovarian neuroendocrine tumors are very rare. Herein, we present a young Iranian woman with a pure primary ovarian neuroendocrine tumor.A 26-year-old female presented with chronic abdominal pain and progressive constipation and was referred to the emergency room. Imaging findings confirmed a mass ...  Read More

Gynecologic Pathology
Napsin-A Expression, a Reliable Immunohistochemical Marker for Diagnosis of Ovarian and Endometrial Clear Cell Carcinomas

Fatemeh Nili; Mansoureh Tavakoli; Narges Izadi-Mood; Hana Saffar; Soheila Sarmadi

Volume 15, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 81-85


  Background & Objective: Clear cell carcinomas (CCC) differ from other types of ovarian and endometrial carcinomas in biology, behavior and response to chemotherapy. Histopathologic diagnosis may be challenging in some situations which necessitates immunohistochemistary (IHC) assessment. In this study ...  Read More

Gynecologic Pathology
Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of the Ovary: The Report of Two Rare Cases

Fatemeh Nili; Azadeh Sedighi moghadam pour; Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Parisa Sedighi Moghadam Pour; Hana Saffar

Volume 13, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 467-470

  Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor (pPNET) is a highly aggressive small round cell tumor belonging to PNET/Ewing sarcoma family. Ovarian tumors composed of primitive neuroectodermal elements are extremely rare. Herein we reported two cases of peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumors of ovary ...  Read More

Gynecologic Pathology
Hepatoid Variant of Yolk Sac Tumor of Both Ovaries With Widespread Intra-abdominal and Lung Metastasis: A Case Report

Srilatha Parampalli Srinivas; Archana Shivamurthy; Lakshmi Rao; Rajeshwari Gurumoorthy Bhat

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 289-293


  Hepatoid variant of yolk sac tumor of ovary is an unusual tumor with an aggressive behavior. It is usually observed in young females, presents with abdominal complaints and is associated with raised α-fetoprotein (AFP) levels. It should be differentiated from other hepatoid tumors involving the ...  Read More

Immunohistochemical Characterization of Normal Ovary and Common Epithelial Ovarian Neoplasm with a Monoclonal Antibody to Cytokeratin and Vimentin

Ankita Goel; Nandam Rao; Vissa Santhi; Syam Byna; Bhavana Grandhi; Jyothi Conjeevaram

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 23-29


  Background & Objective: The common epithelial ovarian tumors are classified into serous, mucinous, clear cell, endometrioid, the Brenner, mixed, and undifferentiated types. Cytoskeleton intermediate filament composition of ovarian tissues indicates that the cytokeratin and vimentin are observed in ...  Read More

Gynecologic Pathology
Ovarian Small Cell Carcinoma: A Rare Case Report and Review of Literature

Savita Agarwal; Megha Ralli; Pinki Pandey; Shruti Singh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 99-102


  Ovarian small cell carcinoma is a rare and highly malignant tumor with poor prognosis. It usually presents in younger females with features of hypercalcemia. The exact histogenesis of the tumor is unclear and it may present as an undifferentiated tumor. In such cases, immunohistochemistry (IHC) plays ...  Read More

Ovarian Hemangioma: a Rare Case Report and Review of the Literature

Katayoun Ziari; Kamyab Alizadeh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 61-65

  Ovarian hemangiomas are benign and rare tumors of female genital tract with less than 60 reported cases in the literature. A 38- yr- old woman was admitted to Be’sat Hospital, Tehran, Iran in 2012, due to severe abdominal pain. Ultrasound evaluation revealed a 6 cm left ovarian cystic mass and ...  Read More

Immature Teratoma with Embryonal Carcinoma; a Rare Malignant Mixed Germ Cell Tumor in a 13-Year-Old Girl

Shweta Rana; Manmeet Kaur Gill; Shivani Kalhan; Rahul N Satarkar; Ashok Sangwaiya; Pawan Singh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 66-70

  Malignant mixed germ cell tumors,though rare overall, are the most common type of malignant ovarian neoplasms in young and adolescent girls. These tumors are rapidly growing and can metastasize. We report a case of 13-yr-old girl who presented at SHKM GMC, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana, India in December 2013 ...  Read More

Borderline Ovarian Serous Adenofibromatous tumor with Prominent Micropapillary Pattern

Maliheh Khoddami; Maryam Barangi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2012, , Pages 121-124

  Ovarian borderline serous tumors are uncommon. Combination of borderline serous adenofibromatous tumor and prominent micro papillary architecture is not previously reported. We report a case of borderline papillary serous adenofibromatous tumor (also called serous adenocarcinofibroma) with extensive ...  Read More

Large Hydatid Cyst of Ovary A Very Rare Case Report

Seyed Jaber Mousavi; Farzaneh Mohammadi Zia

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2011, , Pages 93-96

    Human hydatid cyst is a wide spread disease. It is an endemic disease in Iran. Hydatid cyst is extremely rare in the female reproductive organs. This is a case report of ovarian hydatid cyst in a 42-year-old woman. She presented with feeling of enlargement of abdomen and abdominal pain. On physical ...  Read More