What does serous cystadenoma borderline malignancy mean?

Where is the tumor ? Cystadenomas are benign tumors (as in ovary , pancreas etc ) with crease of size and time they can transform to malignancy, you have to talk to your doctor , most likely have some atypical cells but not cancer cells.

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Benign serous cystadenoma on ovary can turn into borderline cancer or frank malignancy?

Yes possible. It is possible longstanding cystadenoma some times can transform to malignant cystadenoma , pathologically it is cancer or not a cancer , pathologist will never describe as borderline cancer. Read more...

Serous cystadenoma could turn into a borderline cancer?

Yes possible. It is possible longstanding cystadenoma some times can transform to malignant cystadenoma , pathologically it is cancer or not a cancer , pathologist will never describe as borderline cancer. Read more...

Serous cystadenoma can turn into cancer?

Not usually. Serous cystadenoma (sc) of ovary is a common benign (not cancerous) tumor highly unusual to turn into cancer unless it is classified as serous borderline cystadenoma. Sc may also occur in the pancreas, often in the tail end area. It is also benign but can grow quite large and thus can physically push on other near by structures. If you have trouble, consult doc. Good luck. Read more...

Serous cystadenoma on ovary can turn into cancer?

No, this is benign. This is a benign tumor of the ovary. Naturally, if there is a part of the tumor that is borderline or malignant, then it is a cystadeno-carcinoma. Your gyn doctor should be able to follow you and advise tests that will allow her/him to see if you are developing another tumor. Read more...
Possible. Serous cystadenoma has a benign and malignant form called serous cystadenocarcinoma of the ovary. The pathologic diagnosis is based upon the rapidity and size of the multiplying cells, their nucleii, and how contained those cells are in the ovary. Read more...

Removing benign serous cystadenoma any possibility of it returning and is there a chance that cancer could accur if the ovary is left intact?

Serous cystadenoma. Is not cancer, but, if the cyst ruptured, it can spread in the peritoneum like a cancer! this is not a matter for self diagnosis or 400 character consultation. Please see your doctor. Read more...

Women who have previously had benign serous cystadenoma are at a greater risk of developing further overian cancer on same ovary?

Not exactly. Removing cysadenoma of ovary will prevent that cyst tuning to cancer in future as it was removed however will not prevent getting future cancer of ovary .That side or other side. Read more...

Serous cystadenoma on ovary can cells change can turn into cancer if I waiting too long for surgery?

Serous cystadenoma. The only way to make the diagnosis of serous cystadenoma is by surgery. So, if the ovary is still inside, that diagnosis may have been suggested by ultrasound but cannot be confirmed until after surgery. Read more...