Int J Gynecol Pathol 2021 Jul 19. Epub 2021 Jul 19.
Departments of Pathology (O.A., S.Y.Z., F.H., A.A.R., O.F.) Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California (P.B.).
There have been previous reports of neoplasms with the morphology of endocervical adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS) that secondarily involve the ovaries, presumably through transtubal spread, with a smaller subset metastasizing to distant sites. These ovarian metastases have been discovered up to 7 yr postexcision of the endocervical lesion, consistent with the known potential for overtly invasive cervical carcinomas to recur late after primary curative management. Herein, we present a case of a premenopausal woman with a pelvic mass classified as metastatic human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated endocervical adenocarcinoma (p16-block immunoreactive, high-risk HPV positive by in situ hybridization with PTEN loss, ARID1A, and PBRM1 mutations detected by qualitative next-generation sequencing), identified 17. Read More