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WHO Classification of Tumours
Villous adenocarcinoma
Corpus uteri


Definition

Villous adenocarcinoma is a variant of endometrioid adenocarcinoma characterized by numerous villous fronds with delicate central cores. The villoglandular elements usually involve only a part of a low-grade endometrioid carcinoma and not the entire tumour
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Tavassoli FA, Devilee P (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Breast and Female Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2003



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