Germ cell tumors

Strumal carcinoid

Topic Completed: 1 December 2012

Minor changes: 21 October 2020

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PubMed Search: Ovary strumal carcinoid [title]

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Definition / general
  • Has features of carcinoid tumor and struma ovarii
  • Associated with MEN IIA / III
Case reports
Gross images

AFIP images

4 cm, rounded, brown nodule (bottom)

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Often other teratomatous elements
Microscopic (histologic) images

AFIP images

Admixed: struma (right) merges with trabecular carcinoid (left)

Admixed: trabecular
carcinoid with
containing colloid

Chromogranin (top), thyroglobulin (bottom)

With formation of
layer of steroid cells
in adjacent ovarian

Positive stains
Negative stains
Electron microscopy description
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