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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013, Article ID 308464, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/308464
Case Report

Adenofibroma in a Young Patient: A Rare Entity in an Uncommon Age

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Portugal

Received 29 October 2013; Accepted 16 December 2013

Academic Editors: E. Cosmi and P. McGovern

Copyright © 2013 R. Maciel et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

Adenofibroma is an extremely uncommon benign tumor composed of glandular and fibrous tissues. It occurs more often in the endometrium but it can also occur in the cervix and extrauterine sites. We report a case of a 32-year-old asymptomatic woman with cervical adenofibroma, first detected in a routine endovaginal ultrasound, as a cervical mass containing multiple cystic components. Histopathologic findings diagnosed its nature. As adenofibromas are very rare, we present this case with a brief review of the literature.