Mucinous Cystadenoma-MRI Teaching Points.
35 yr old patient with USG suggesting ovarian cyst (with no definite symptoms), shows on MRI large (approximate 7 cm), well defined , regular , thin walled (less than3 mm) , septated, with different loculi showing different signal intensities with free fluid in  pelvis suggests cystadenoma ( mucinous variety) with papillary projections suggesting borderline or malignant potential consideration Teaching Points By Dr MGK Murthy & Dr Sumer Sethi  1) Ovarian cystadenomas account for nearly 50 % of the benign ovarian tumors in reproductive age. Commonest in 4th and 5th decades. 20% bilateral. 2...
Source: Sumer's Radiology Site - March 27, 2013 Category: Radiologists Authors: Sumer Sethi Source Type: blogs

Minimal Reporting Guidelines for the Treatment of Cancer Patients
Minimal Reporting Guidelines for the Treatment of Cancer Patients As laboratory physicians, our contribution to patient care is knowledge:  this is the starting point from which all informed therapeutic intervention proceeds.  How that knowledge is obtained and communicated is the art and science of our profession.  These minimal diagnostic guidelines are designed to be used as an aid, not a constraint, in that process.  The guidelines are presented in a specific format out of necessity, but any format that effectively communicates the necessary information in a given patho...
Source: Oncopathology - September 5, 2011 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: blogs