Gland Surg 2021 Oct;10(10):3045-3052
Department of Gynecology, Wuxi Maternity and Child Health Care Hospital Affiliated to Nanjing Medical University, Wuxi, China.
We present the clinicopathologic features and treatments of two cases of extragonadal yolk sac tumor (EGYST) detected in young females, including one in the myometrium admitted in 2013 and another in the serosal layer of the anterior wall of uterus admitted in 2019. The following details were recorded: patient age, clinical presentation, tumor location, International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) stage (where applicable), histologic patterns including Schiller-Duval (SD) bodies, other germ cell or somatic components, immunoperoxidase results, treatment, and outcome. The patients were aged 18 and 32 years old, both displayed the clinical manifestation of pain in the lower abdomen, tumor sizes were 10 and 8 cm, respectively, and alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) was significantly increased (1,210-20,251. Read More