Smooth muscle tumor of uncertain malignant potential (STUMP) of Vulva

Authors

  • Munjal Yadav Kathmandu University, Nobel Medical College, Biratnagar, Nepal
  • Gehanath Baral Kathmandu University, Nobel Medical College, Biratnagar, Nepal

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/njog.v17i2.52383

Keywords:

Leiomyoma, STUMP, vulval myoma

Abstract

A 30-years old nulliparous lady presented with apparently recurrent leiomyoma of vulva and past history of repeated resections. She had firm bilobed non-tender vulval lump and underwent partial vulvectomy. Histopathology revealed Smooth muscle tumor of uncertain malignant potential (STUMP).

Conclusion: Vulvar leiomyoma is fairly uncommon and can often be misdiagnosed. Surgical excision and histopathological analysis is helpful/ recommended for final diagnosis of Vulvar STUMP. 

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Published

2022-12-31

How to Cite

Yadav, M., & Baral, G. (2022). Smooth muscle tumor of uncertain malignant potential (STUMP) of Vulva. Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 17(2), 83–85. https://doi.org/10.3126/njog.v17i2.52383

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Case Reports