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J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2004 Aug;30(4):316-8.

Rapidly growing leiomyoma in a postmenopausal woman.

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  • 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Himeji National Hospital, Hyogo, Japan.

Abstract

We present here a case of a rapidly growing leiomyoma occurring after menopause. The tumor weighed 4329 g, suggesting the rapid accumulation of 'hyaline fibrosis'. A small amount of proliferative activity was detected as evidenced by Ki-67 antigen immunoreactivity.

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