Synchronous primary endometrial and vaginal carcinoma in a virgin premenopausal patient

Sakinci M., SANHAL C. Y., Guler A. E., Bildircin F. D., Aydin O., vol.8, no.3, pp.138-139, 2012 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
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  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.138-139
  • Keywords: Carcinoma, Endometrium, Neoplasms, Synchronous, Vagina
  • Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated: Yes


Synchromous endometrial and vaginal carcinoma is extremely rare. A 39-year-old virgin woman presented with weight loss, abdominal pain and heavy menstrual-intermenstrual bleeding. Pathology report of biopsies affirmed the diagnosis of primary endometrial endometrioid adenocarcinoma and vaginal squamous cell carcinoma. To the best of our knowledge, the report of this co-existence is the fourth one in literature.