An Epidemiologic Study Is Performed To Determine Risk Factors For Development Of Malignant Neoplasms. A Statistical Analysis Of Pre-existing Medical Conditions Is Done. Some Pre-existing Conditions Are Observed To Precede Development Of Malignant Neoplasms, While Others Do Not.

Which Of The Following Conditions Is Most Likely To Be Statistically Unrelated To Subsequent Malignancy?

A Endometrial Atypical Hyperplasia

B Chronic Alcoholism With Hepatic Cirrhosis

C Cervical Squamous Dysplasia

D Chronic Ulcerative Colitis

E Uterine Leiomyomas

answer / Explanation:

(e) Correct.

Many Women Have Multiple Uterine Leiomyomas. Leiomyosarcomas Of The Myometrium Are Rare And Develop De Novo.