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WHO Classification of Tumours
Carcinofibroma
Corpus uteri


Definition

Carcinofibroma is an extremely uncommon malignant neoplasm arising from the uterine corpus. It is characterized by the presence of a malignant epithelial component and a benign mesenchymal (usually fibrous) component
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Imai H, Kitamura H, Nananura T, Watanabe M, Koyama T, Kitamura H (1999)
Müllerian carcinofibroma of the uterus. A case report.
Acta Cytol 43: 667-74




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Thompson M, Husemeyer R (1981)
Carcinofibroma--a variant of the mixed Mullerian tumour. Case report.
Br J Obstet Gynaecol 88: 1151-5




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Peters WM, Wells M, Bryce FC (1984)
Müllerian clear cell carcinofibroma of the uterine corpus.
Histopathology 8: 1069-78




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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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