sex-cord stromal tumor

sex-cord stromal tumor

ovarian tumors of granulosa and thecal cells and their luteinized forms.
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Also, ovarian metastases, including Krukenberg tumors, may be mistaken as a solid sex-cord stromal tumor and can appear as solid or complex ovarian masses (Figure 7).
Metastatic ovarian sex-cord stromal tumor may pose difficulty in differentiation.
Therefore, it is important for the surgical pathologist to recognize this rare entity and differentiate it from other lesions, particularly tumors of intermediate malignant potential, such as low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma or endometrioid carcinoma with sex-cordlike features and the highly aggressive adenosarcoma, carcinosarcoma, and metastatic ovarian sex-cord stromal tumor by thorough sampling, use of a proper IHC panel, and awareness of the patient's complete clinical picture.
Sex-cord stromal tumors are mainly low grade and present generally in young age patients than ovarian epithelial malignancies.
INTRODUCTION: Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor (SLCT) is a rare ovarian tumor that belongs to the group of sex-cord stromal tumors.