Author | Dean Fong, MD


Biphasic Tumors of the Female Genital Tract

August 01, 2005

ByPamela Lyle, MD|Ramona Evans, MD|Elke Jarboe, MD|Dean Fong, MD|Kian Behbakht, MD|Susan Davidson, MD|Meenakshi Singh, MD

In this installment of Second Opinion, we are presenting two cases of tumors of the female genital tract, specifically, the ovary and uterus, which contain both epithelial and mesenchymal components and therefore have unique diagnostic and therapeutic implications. The first has an unusually poor prognosis and the second is notoriously difficult to diagnose.