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Reproductive Tumors - First Aid/Goljan

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Follicular Cyst
unruptured graafian follicle, reproductive age group, most common mass
Corpus luteum cyst
persistent corpus luteum, delayed regression of corpus luteum, seen in pregnancy
Chocolate cyst
Endometriosis of ovary
Breast mass over 35
malignant
breast mass under 35
benign
Dysgerminoma
most common malignant ovarian tumor, makes hCG, LDH, associated with Turners. same as seminoma in men
Choriocarcinoma
tumor of trophoblastic tissue, develop in pregnancy, increased risk with hytidaform moles. Mets to lung, makes hCG, gyncomastia in men (hCG is LH analogue)
Teratoma
2 or 3 germ layer cells, in young girls
Yolk sac tumor
in girls and boys under 4. Makes AFP. Schiller-Duval bodies (resemble glomeruli)
Serous cystadenoma
epithelial tumor, bilateral, benign. Makes CA125.
Serous cystadenocarcinoma
malignant, psamomma bodies, bilateral, CA125
Fibromas
Ovarian tumor, Meig's syndrome - ovarian fibroma, ascites, pleural effusion
Granulosa cell tumor
secretes estrogen. endometrial hyperplasia, post-menopausal women, sex-cord tumor
Krukenberg tumor
GI malignancy with mets to ovary, signet cells
Clear cell adenocarcinoma of vagina
DES exposure in utero
Fibroadenoma
benign breast tumor, women under 25. small mobile mass, responds to estrogen
Intraductal papilloma
benign breast tumor, serous/bloody nipple discharge.
Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)
malignant breast tumor, arises from ductal hyperplasia, no basement membrane penetration
Invasive ductal
rock-hard mass, malignant, arises from major ducts, women over 50, most common and worst 76% of breast cancer
Invasive lobular
malignant, bulls-eye appearance of cells, bilateral, check other breast in same spot
Comedocarcinoma
ductal, squeeze nipple and liquid goes out, ERB2 association
Inflammatory
Peau d'orange, lymphatic invasion with blockage of lymph, lymphedema, poor prognosis
Paget's disease
Eczematous patches on nipple, extension of DCIS into lactiferous ducts and skin of nipple
Fibrocystic disease
painful breast lumps in women from age 25 to menopause, benign, fluctuate with menstrual cycle
Acute mastitis
breast abscess during breast feeding from S. aureus, greenish brown discharge
Fat necrosis
benign painless lumps forming after injury, may retract skin
Seminoma
most common testicular cancer, homogenous enlargement, age 15-35, radiosensitive
Yolk sac
under 4 years old, produces AFP, makes schiller duval bodies (like glomeruli)
Testicular lymphoma
lymphoma involvement of testicles, older men