Borderline tumour

Borderline tumour

a neoplasm of the ovary, usually arising in young women, composed of complex epithelial hyperplasia without stromas invasion; may recur if incompletely removed surgically, but is clinically less aggressive than carcinoma.

Synonym: low malignant potential tumour.

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