Sex cord stromal tumors

Unclassified sex cord stromal tumors

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Definition / general
  • Differential diagnosis is usually between granulosa cell tumor and Sertoli-Leydig tumor
  • Predominance of primitive spindle cell stroma or cords, trabeculae or tubules with features of both tumors in different areas (Am J Surg Pathol 1996;20:699)
  • 5 year survival is 92%; behavior resembles Sertoli-Leydig tumors of intermediate differentiation (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1998;122:52)
Microscopic (histologic) images

AFIP images

Germ cell-sex cord tumor

Patient with Peutz-Jeghers syndrome

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