DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20202355

Uterine smooth muscle tumor of uncertain malignant potential: a case diagnosis, management and follow-up in the department of gynecology-obstetrics II of the Hassan II teaching hospital of Fes in Morocco

Alpha Boubacar Conte, Jihad Jamor, Fatima Zohra Fdili Alaoui, Sofia Jayi, Hikmat Chaara, Moulay Abdelilah Melhouf

Abstract


Rarely diagnosed in authors department, uterine smooth muscle tumor of uncertain malignant potential (STUMP) is one of the histologic types of uterine sarcoma. Among women undergoing hysterectomy or myomectomy for a presumed diagnosis of leiomyoma, 0.01% receive a diagnosis of STUMP. Authors report a case occurring to a patient aged of 55 which was diagnosed, managed successfully and followed-up in authors department.


Keywords


Follow up, Management, Sarcoma, Smooth muscle tumor of uncertain malignant, Uterine tumors

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