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Mesonephroid tumours of the ovary
  1. M. C. Anderson,
  2. F. A. Langley
  1. Departments of Pathology, St Mary's Hospitals, Manchester
  2. Departments of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Manchester


    Thirty cases of mesonephroid tumour of the ovary were studied. The differential diagnosis is discussed and it is concluded that mesonephroid tumours form a distinct entity. An attempt is made to correlate the histological appearance of the tumours with the clinical course and criteria are suggested which might be a guide to prognosis. Views on histogenesis are discussed but at present there seems insufficient evidence to justify any particular hypothesis.

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