Case Report
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World J Clin Cases. Jul 6, 2022; 10(19): 6702-6709
Published online Jul 6, 2022. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v10.i19.6702
Plastic surgery for giant metastatic endometrioid adenocarcinoma in the abdominal wall: A case report and review of literature
Jing-Yuan Wang, Zhi-Qi Wang, Si-Chen Liang, Guang-Xue Li, Jing-Li Shi, Jian-Liu Wang
Jing-Yuan Wang, Zhi-Qi Wang, Si-Chen Liang, Jian-Liu Wang, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking University People's Hospital, Beijing 100044, China
Guang-Xue Li, Department of Plastic Surgery, Peking University People’s Hospital, Beijing 100044, China
Jing-Li Shi, Department of Pathology, Peking University People’s Hospital, Beijing 100044, China
Author contributions: Wang JY participated in the management of the patient and wrote the manuscript; Wang ZQ participated in the medical management of the patient; Liang SC and Wang JL were involved in the surgical management of the patient; Li GX carried out plastic surgery; Shi JL performed immunohistochemistry and contributed to pathological characterization.
Supported by This work was supported by the National Key Technology R&D Program of China, No. 2019YFC1005200, and No. 2019YFC1005201; the Natural Science Foundation of Beijing, No. 7202213; and the National Natural Science Foundation of China; No. 82072861, 81672571, and 81874108.
Informed consent statement: All study participants, or their legal guardian, provided informed written consent prior to study enrollment.
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Corresponding author: Jian-Liu Wang, MD, PhD, Doctor, Professor, Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking University People's Hospital, No. 11 Xizhimen South Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100044, China.
Received: January 23, 2022
Peer-review started: January 23, 2022
First decision: March 23, 2022
Revised: April 1, 2022
Accepted: May 8, 2022
Article in press: May 8, 2022
Published online: July 6, 2022
Core Tip

Core Tip: This report presents a rare case of endometrioid adenocarcinoma with extensive abdominal wall metastasis complicated by infection, and highlights the design of the reconstruction of the abdominal wall after resection. A plastic surgeon should be included in the planning before contemplating resection of large tumors.