Case Reports

Small Cell Neuroendocrine Cervical Carcinoma: A Case Report

Abstract

Objective: Small cell neuroendocrine cervical carcinoma is a neuroendocrine tumor with the great aggravation that comprises 0.5 to 3 percent of cervical tumors and progresses rapidly with early lymphogenous and hematogenous metastases.
Case report:
We reported a 40 years old woman with cervical cancer in stage IB2 that had radical hysterectomy with mistaken diagnosis of squamous cervical cancer. The disease has progressed after 50 days of surgery with a 6 cm tumor in vaginal cuff; review of pathology demonstrated small cell neuroendocrine cervical carcinoma. Conclusion: Recognition of this separate histopathological entity with IHC analysis is important. Chemoradiotherapy and multimodality therapeutic approaches could improve the survival rates.

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IssueVol 14, No 4 (December 2020) QRcode
SectionCase Reports
Published2021-02-14
DOI https://doi.org/10.18502/jfrh.v14i4.5212
Keywords
Small Cell Neuroendocrine Tumor Cervical Carcinoma Chemoradiotherapy Chemotherapy

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Hasanzadeh M, Babapour N, Farazestanian M, Hashem Niay Torshizi F. Small Cell Neuroendocrine Cervical Carcinoma: A Case Report. J Fam Reprod Health. 14(4):273-275.