arrhenoblastoma


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Related to arrhenoblastoma: dysgerminoma, androblastoma

arrhenoblastoma

[‚a·rə‚nō‚bla′stō·mə]
(medicine)
A solid, sometimes malignant, tumor of the ovary that usually produces male sex hormones, inducing virilism.
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Sertoli-Leydig Cell Tumors (SLCTs), also known as arrhenoblastomas, make up <0.5-1% of all ovarian tumors and are benign or malignant, androgen-secreting tumors originating from the ovarian stromal sex cords [1].
Tumors of the ovaries include granulosa cell tumors, ovarian carcinomas, dysgerminomas, arrhenoblastomas, and teratomas.
(10,11) Among these, the incidence of malignancy ranges from 2-8% with arrhenoblastomas, granulosa-theca tumor, Krukenberg tumor, papillary mucinous cystadenocarcinoma and mucinous cystadenocarcinoma were commonly seen during pregnancy.