Study of Clinico Pathological Significance of C-Kit Expression in Germ Cell Tumours of Ovary with Special Reference to Dysgerminoma.

Mahalakshmi, K (2013) Study of Clinico Pathological Significance of C-Kit Expression in Germ Cell Tumours of Ovary with Special Reference to Dysgerminoma. Masters thesis, Madras Medical College, Chennai.

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Abstract

Ovaries Are Paired Organs Measuring 4 X 2.5 X 1.5 Cm Each In Dimension1 Situated One On Either Side Of The Uterus Close To Lateral Pelvic Wall. Pathology Of Ovary Is Most Difficult Gynaecological Disease To Evaluate Clinically2. Ovarian Cancers Account For 25% Of All Gynaecological Malignancies And Fourth Most Common Cause Of Death From Cancers Of Female Genital Tract In Western World3. Ovaries Are Subjected To Monthly Endocrine And Traumatic Insult And Hence It Becomes A Prime Site Of Carcinogenesis. The Primary And Secondary Carcinomas Of Ovary Are Frequent With Variety Of Histological Pattern, Which Is Seen In All Age And Ethnic Groups2. 50% Of Ovarian Tumours Are Benign Tumours, Of Malignant Tumours 90% Are Epithelial Tumours.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Clinico Pathological Significance ; C-Kit Expression; Germ Cell Tumours ; Ovary Special Reference; Dysgerminoma.
Subjects: MEDICAL > Pathology
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2017 11:46
Last Modified: 23 Jun 2017 11:46
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/354

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