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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 1863215, 6 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/1863215
Case Report

Peritoneal Keratin Granulomatosis Associated with Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma of the Uterine Corpus in a Woman with Polycystic Ovaries: A Potential Pitfall—A Case Report and Review of the Literature

1Department of Pathology, “Metaxas” Cancer Hospital, 18537 Piraeus, Greece
2Department of Cytology, “Metaxas” Cancer Hospital, 18537 Piraeus, Greece
3Department of Gynaecology, “Metaxas” Cancer Hospital, 18537 Piraeus, Greece

Correspondence should be addressed to Helen J. Trihia; rg.teneto@xirtle

Received 7 January 2017; Revised 19 March 2017; Accepted 23 March 2017; Published 19 April 2017

Academic Editor: Kyousuke Takeuchi

Copyright © 2017 Helen J. Trihia 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.

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