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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Mullings, Anthony M.; Char, Gurendra ; Carpenter, Reginald A.; Spencer, Howard W.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health
Article Title
Granulosa-theca cell tumour of the ovaries: A late metastasizing tumour
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West Indian Medical Journal
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Refereed
Date of Publication
1999
Volume ID
48
Issue ID
1
Page(s)
33-35
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Abstract
Granulosa-theca cell tumours are ovarian neoplasms of low malignancy with hormone secreting potential, accounting for 2-3% of all ovarian cancers. They have an uncertain clinical course and a potential for late recurrence after surgical removal. Clinical features of a patient presenting with pulmonary metastases 21 years after removal of the primary tumour are described, along with a review of the management options.....
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