Histology Course S XI 6 Department of Pathology, University of Zurich Histokurs

S XI 6 Endometrioid type adenocarcinoma, body of uterus  HE further information (German) on HiPaKu
  ICD-10: C54.9; ICD-O: 8140/3

72-year-old female; menopause at 48 years of age, post-menopausal bleeding. Curettage with diagnosis of adenocarcinoma of uterine body. Abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral adnexectomy.

- Tumour of invasive destructive growth, predominantly consisting of tubulopapillar structures which have reached the vessel- layer of the myometrium.
- The cylindrical tumour cells are arranged in one or more rows, rather few mitoses.
- Peritoneal metastases

Staging:TNM: T1 (FIGO 1c)