COVID-19 Update - This is to inform you that the Government of India has announced a complete lockdown in India 22nd March 2020 to 3rd May 2020. As a result, our offices will now be closed till 3rd May 2020 and all our employees will be working from home. Office telephones will not be answered, and therefore you are requested to direct all your queries related to manuscript submission, review process, publication etc. at below mentioned details.,, Mob. 8826373757, 8826859373, 9910947804

Covid Alert

Print ISSN:-2249-8176

Online ISSN:-2348-7682


Current Issue

Year 2020

Volume: 10 , Issue: 1

Article Access statistics

Viewed: 704

Emailed: 0

PDF Downloaded: 184

Panacea Journal of Medical Sciences

Primary Fallopian Tube Carcinoma Mimicking Tuberculosis: A Case Report

Full Text PDF Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

Author Details : Gajare Leena, Joshi Archana, Mahore Sadhana

Volume : 6, Issue : 1, Year : 2016

Article Page : 46-49

Suggest article by email


Primary fallopian tube carcinoma (PFTC) is a rare gynaecological malignancy. It presents as adnexal mass or tubo-ovarian abscess. It is rarely diagnosed preoperatively as there are no specific symptoms. PFTC resembles ovarian carcinoma both histologically and clinically. Although the aetiology of this tumour is unknown, it may be associated with chronic tubal inflammation, infertility, tuberculous salpingitis and tubal endometriosis. Very few cases of PFTC have been reported till date. Here we report a case of 50-year-old menopausal female with PFTC.

Gynaecological malignancy, Primary fallopian tube carcinoma, Tubo-ovarian mass

How to cite : Leena G, Archana J, Sadhana M, Primary Fallopian Tube Carcinoma Mimicking Tuberculosis: A Case Report. Panacea J Med Sci 2016;6(1):46-49

Copyright © 2016 by author(s) and Panacea J Med Sci. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC-BY-NC 4.0) (