Title

Molecular analysis of a rare case of low-grade primary peritoneal serous carcinoma in a male

Author Department

Pathology

Document Type

Article, Peer-reviewed

Publication Date

12-2020

Abstract

Primary peritoneal serous carcinomas (PPSC) are exceedingly rare in male patients. Only a few cases were reported, and mostly with the limited immunophenotypical characterization. No molecular analysis of PPSC in males has been previously performed. We here describe another case of PPSC in a male patient. A comprehensive molecular analysis of the tumor revealed SF3B1 gene mutation as a possible driver.

Keywords: Low-grade primary peritoneal serous carcinoma; male; molecular analysis.

PMID

33354307

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