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Adenosarcoma
Christine O. Menias, MD; Evis Sala, MD, PhD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Pathology

        • Clinical Issues

          TERMINOLOGY

          • Definitions

            • Müllerian adenosarcoma of uterus
            • Uterine tumor composed of benign glandular elements (epithelium) and malignant stroma (sarcoma)

          IMAGING

          • General Features

            • CT Findings

              • MR Findings

                • Ultrasonographic Findings

                  • Imaging Recommendations

                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                      PATHOLOGY

                      • General Features

                        • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                          • Microscopic Features

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Presentation

                              • Demographics

                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                  • Treatment

                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                    • Consider

                                      • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                        Selected References

                                        1. Chin PS et al: Diagnosis and management of Müllerian adenosarcoma of the uterine cervix. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 121(3):229-32, 2013
                                        2. Hirschowitz L et al: Intravascular adenomyomatosis: expanding the morphologic spectrum of intravascular leiomyomatosis. Am J Surg Pathol. 37(9):1395-400, 2013
                                        3. Lee TY et al: Synchronous occurrence of primary malignant mixed müllerian tumor in ovary and uterus. Obstet Gynecol Sci. 56(4):269-72, 2013
                                        4. Novetsky AP et al: Management of sarcomas of the uterus. Curr Opin Oncol. 25(5):546-52, 2013
                                        5. Sutton G: Uterine sarcomas 2013. Gynecol Oncol. 130(1):3-5, 2013
                                        6. Tanner EJ et al: Management of uterine adenosarcomas with and without sarcomatous overgrowth. Gynecol Oncol. 129(1):140-4, 2013
                                        7. Tirumani SH et al: Current concepts in the imaging of uterine sarcoma. Abdom Imaging. 38(2):397-411, 2013
                                        8. Yu J et al: [Clinicopathologic characteristics of Müllerian adenosarcoma of uterus:a comparative analysis of 7 cases before and after surgery.] Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 42(8):547-8, 2013
                                        9. Akhavan A et al: Uterine adenosarcoma in a patient with history of breast cancer and long-term tamoxifen consumption. BMJ Case Rep. 2012, 2012
                                        10. Tropé CG et al: Diagnosis and treatment of sarcoma of the uterus. A review. Acta Oncol. 51(6):694-705, 2012
                                        11. Sameshima N et al: So-called 'adenosarcoma' of the kidney a novel adult renal tumor with a cystic appearance. Pathol Int. 61(5):313-8, 2011
                                        12. Yoshizako T et al: MR imaging of uterine adenosarcoma: case report and literature review. Magn Reson Med Sci. 10(4):251-4, 2011
                                        13. Takeuchi M et al: Adenosarcoma of the uterus: magnetic resonance imaging characteristics. Clin Imaging. 33(3):244-7, 2009
                                        14. Soh E et al: Magnetic resonance imaging findings of tamoxifen-associated uterine Müllerian adenosarcoma: a case report. Acta Radiol. 49(7):848-51, 2008
                                        15. Tjalma WA et al: Mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus associated with long-term oral contraceptive use. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 119(2):253-4, 2005
                                        16. Crade M et al: Pedicle sign and diagnosis of endometrial adenosarcoma. J Ultrasound Med. 23(9):1217-9, 2004
                                        17. Lee EJ et al: Polypoid adenomyomas: sonohysterographic and color Doppler findings with histopathologic correlation. J Ultrasound Med. 23(11):1421-9; quiz 1431, 2004
                                        18. Tinar S et al: Adenosarcoma of the uterus: a case report. MedGenMed. 6(1):51, 2004
                                        19. Chourmouzi D et al: Sonography and MRI of tamoxifen-associated mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 181(6):1673-5, 2003
                                        20. Rha SE et al: CT and MRI of uterine sarcomas and their mimickers. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 181(5):1369-74, 2003
                                        21. Hann LE et al: Sonohysterography for evaluation of the endometrium in women treated with tamoxifen. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 177(2):337-42, 2001
                                        22. Krivak TC et al: Uterine adenosarcoma with sarcomatous overgrowth versus uterine carcinosarcoma: comparison of treatment and survival. Gynecol Oncol. 83(1):89-94, 2001
                                        23. Arici DS et al: Mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus associated with tamoxifen therapy. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 264(2):105-7, 2000
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                                        KEY FACTS

                                        • Terminology

                                          • Imaging

                                            • Pathology

                                              • Clinical Issues

                                                TERMINOLOGY

                                                • Definitions

                                                  • Müllerian adenosarcoma of uterus
                                                  • Uterine tumor composed of benign glandular elements (epithelium) and malignant stroma (sarcoma)

                                                IMAGING

                                                • General Features

                                                  • CT Findings

                                                    • MR Findings

                                                      • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                        • Imaging Recommendations

                                                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                            PATHOLOGY

                                                            • General Features

                                                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                • Microscopic Features

                                                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                  • Presentation

                                                                    • Demographics

                                                                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                        • Treatment

                                                                          DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                          • Consider

                                                                            • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                              Selected References

                                                                              1. Chin PS et al: Diagnosis and management of Müllerian adenosarcoma of the uterine cervix. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 121(3):229-32, 2013
                                                                              2. Hirschowitz L et al: Intravascular adenomyomatosis: expanding the morphologic spectrum of intravascular leiomyomatosis. Am J Surg Pathol. 37(9):1395-400, 2013
                                                                              3. Lee TY et al: Synchronous occurrence of primary malignant mixed müllerian tumor in ovary and uterus. Obstet Gynecol Sci. 56(4):269-72, 2013
                                                                              4. Novetsky AP et al: Management of sarcomas of the uterus. Curr Opin Oncol. 25(5):546-52, 2013
                                                                              5. Sutton G: Uterine sarcomas 2013. Gynecol Oncol. 130(1):3-5, 2013
                                                                              6. Tanner EJ et al: Management of uterine adenosarcomas with and without sarcomatous overgrowth. Gynecol Oncol. 129(1):140-4, 2013
                                                                              7. Tirumani SH et al: Current concepts in the imaging of uterine sarcoma. Abdom Imaging. 38(2):397-411, 2013
                                                                              8. Yu J et al: [Clinicopathologic characteristics of Müllerian adenosarcoma of uterus:a comparative analysis of 7 cases before and after surgery.] Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 42(8):547-8, 2013
                                                                              9. Akhavan A et al: Uterine adenosarcoma in a patient with history of breast cancer and long-term tamoxifen consumption. BMJ Case Rep. 2012, 2012
                                                                              10. Tropé CG et al: Diagnosis and treatment of sarcoma of the uterus. A review. Acta Oncol. 51(6):694-705, 2012
                                                                              11. Sameshima N et al: So-called 'adenosarcoma' of the kidney a novel adult renal tumor with a cystic appearance. Pathol Int. 61(5):313-8, 2011
                                                                              12. Yoshizako T et al: MR imaging of uterine adenosarcoma: case report and literature review. Magn Reson Med Sci. 10(4):251-4, 2011
                                                                              13. Takeuchi M et al: Adenosarcoma of the uterus: magnetic resonance imaging characteristics. Clin Imaging. 33(3):244-7, 2009
                                                                              14. Soh E et al: Magnetic resonance imaging findings of tamoxifen-associated uterine Müllerian adenosarcoma: a case report. Acta Radiol. 49(7):848-51, 2008
                                                                              15. Tjalma WA et al: Mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus associated with long-term oral contraceptive use. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 119(2):253-4, 2005
                                                                              16. Crade M et al: Pedicle sign and diagnosis of endometrial adenosarcoma. J Ultrasound Med. 23(9):1217-9, 2004
                                                                              17. Lee EJ et al: Polypoid adenomyomas: sonohysterographic and color Doppler findings with histopathologic correlation. J Ultrasound Med. 23(11):1421-9; quiz 1431, 2004
                                                                              18. Tinar S et al: Adenosarcoma of the uterus: a case report. MedGenMed. 6(1):51, 2004
                                                                              19. Chourmouzi D et al: Sonography and MRI of tamoxifen-associated mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 181(6):1673-5, 2003
                                                                              20. Rha SE et al: CT and MRI of uterine sarcomas and their mimickers. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 181(5):1369-74, 2003
                                                                              21. Hann LE et al: Sonohysterography for evaluation of the endometrium in women treated with tamoxifen. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 177(2):337-42, 2001
                                                                              22. Krivak TC et al: Uterine adenosarcoma with sarcomatous overgrowth versus uterine carcinosarcoma: comparison of treatment and survival. Gynecol Oncol. 83(1):89-94, 2001
                                                                              23. Arici DS et al: Mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus associated with tamoxifen therapy. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 264(2):105-7, 2000