Table of Contents

Epidemiology and databases.
Rare and uncommon gynecological cancers: a clinical guide.
The contribution of diagnostic imaging in rare gynecological malignancies.
Mucinous cancers: ovary.
Pseudomyxoma peritonei.
Ovarian clear cell carcinoma.
Clear cell carcinoma of the ovary.
The continuum of serious ovarian tumors of low malignant potential and low-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary.
Sex cord-stromal tumors.
Squamous cell carcinomas arising from dermoids.
Ovarian carcinosarcomas.
Small cell and neuroendocrine cancers of the ovary.
Primary ovarian carcinoids and neuro-endocrine tumors including struma ovarii.
Reed uterine carcinosarcomas.
Leiomyosarcomas of uterus.
Mucinous tumors of the uterine corpus.
Clear cell cancers of uterus.
Small cell and neuroendocrine cancers of the cervix.
Primary malignant melanoma of the vulva and vagina.
Gynecologic cancers in pregnancy: guidelines of an international consensus meeting. This book is intended as a reference manual that will provide the busy clinician with up-to-date information on the diagnosis and treatment of uncommon and rare gynecological cancers. While standard textbooks briefly cover these tumors, this is intended as a more comprehensive yet easy-to-use guide. After opening chapters on epidemiology, pathology, and diagnostic imaging, the full range of infrequently encountered gynecological cancers (ovarian, uterine, cervical, vaginal, and vulval) is presented and discussed with the aid of high-quality illustrations. In each case, detailed attention is pa.