An Interesting Case of Virilising Malignant Steroid Cell Tumour in a Post Menopausal Female: A Case ReportCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Shivanjali Raghuvanshi,
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, King George Medical University, Lucknow-226003, Uttar Pradesh, India.
The present case is of a rare malignant steroid cell tumour which accounts for less than 0.1% of ovarian tumours. Symptoms of virilisation on presentation were noted and patient had an ovarian tumour which turned out to be malignant steroid cell tumour. The present case is unique because presentation in post menopausal age group is rare and the case being malignant is unusual.
Inhibin, Ovarian tumour, Premenopausal
Shivanjali Raghuvanshi, Vanshika Shahi, Preeti Agarwal, Sameer Gupta, Madhu Mati Goel. AN INTERESTING CASE OF VIRILISING MALIGNANT STEROID CELL TUMOUR IN A POST MENOPAUSAL FEMALE: A CASE REPORT. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2018 October [cited: 2019 Jan 23 ]; 12:ED01-ED03. Available from
Date of Submission: Apr 04, 2018
Date of Peer Review: May 27, 2018
Date of Acceptance: Jul 13, 2018
Date of Publishing: Oct 01, 2018
FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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