Malignant mixed mullerian tumor is also known as malignant mixed mesodermal tumor, MMMT and carcinosarcoma. It is a rare malignant cancer that develops in the uterus, ovary or fallopian tubes. The tumor contains epithelial and stromal cells. The cancer may be slow-growing or aggressive.
Presently, most mixed Mullerian tumors (MMMT) are thought to occur by chance
. It has no association with a genetic predisposition.
Both the grade and type of the adenocarcinoma will affect the prognosis
. MMMTs are highly malignant. Thus, early detection improves prognosis.
You may need both surgical and non-surgical
glomus tumor treatments, for a combination will be more effective.
- Radiation therapy
If you need treatment or change your treatment plans, always remember to seek professional help.
Keywords:mixed mullerian tumor;cancer;malignant