Benign Metastasizing Leiomyoma

Epidemiology

  • Occur mainly in females
  • 80% of cases are associated with prior uterine surgey for fibroids

Etiology

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Physiology

  • Metastasis of (probably) a well-differentiated leiomyosarcoma to lungs

Pathology

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Diagnosis

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Clinical

  • Multiple Lung Nodules (see [[Lung Nodule or Mass]]): usually indolent behavior

Treatment

  • Hormonal therapy: may be useful

References

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