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Primary cervical choriocarcinoma: report of four cases and literature review
  1. Y. Fu*,
  2. W. Lu*,
  3. C. Zhou and
  4. X. Xie*
  1. *Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Women's Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  2. Department of Pathology, Women's Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  1. Address correspondence and reprint requests to: Xing Xie, MD, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Women's Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, 2 Xueshi Road, Hangzhou 310006, China. Email: xiex{at}mail.hz.zj.cn

Abstract

Primary cervical choriocarcinoma is very rare. So far, approximately 82 authenticated cases have been reported in the literature. We present additional four cases of primary cervical choriocarcinoma; the clinical features, differential diagnosis, and appropriate management are reported. Up to January 2005, all the four patients survived.

  • cervix
  • chemotherapy
  • choriocarcinoma
  • hysterectomy

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