Primary carcinoma of the Fallopian tube. Experience in the Oncological Hospitality Service IVSS.

The carcinoma of the Fallopian tube is rare pathology, estimated between 0.1 % and 1.8 %, which occurs between the fifth and sixth decades of life. OBJECTIVE: To determine and know the incidence of carcinoma of the Fallopian tube by age, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment, evolution and survival. METHOD: We realized a retrospective study of case series of patients treated at the Gynecologic Oncology Service IVSS in the decade enter 2004-2014. RESULTS: In 4 cases of the primary fallopian tube cancer we have the diagnostic. The average age was 53 years old, ranging between 47 years to 60 years old. None of them had pre-surgical diagnosis; the more frequent histological type was the papillary serous adenocarcinoma, the stage III were predominant and the retroperitoneal dissemination also. Only in the 50 % of the patients the immunohistochemistry were performed, 3 patients of them were handled as interval surgery and chemotherapy neoadjuvant for three to four cycles. One patient died of this cause and three are alive with disease currently undergoing the chemotherapy treatment. CONCLUSION: The fallopian tube carcinoma, is a rare pathology, we recommend realized and performing the multicenter studies, to generating series with more patients, allowing establishing the protocols for the management of primary carcinoma of the Fallopian tube.

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Keywords: Cancer, Fallopian tube, immunohistochemistry, treatment, prognosis. Urb.

ISSN: 0798-0582

EISSN: 2343-6239

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