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- n. Plural form of septation.
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Its findings contributed to the introduction of the morphology index in the 1990s, confirmed the benign nature of simple postmenopausal cysts, and led to elimination of septations as an independent prognostic factor in the morphology index.
"The risk of malignancy in complex ovarian tumors with septations but without solid areas or papillary projections is extremely low," Brook Saunders, MD, of the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, said here at the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists meeting.
Saunders reported findings for 1,319 patients who had 2,870 complex cystic ovarian tumors with septations detected by TVS.
Hormones Can a multi-loculated ovarian cyst with many septations regress on it's own, like simple cysts do?