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          VOLUME 47 / ISSUE 4

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10 - A rare tumor during pregnancy; juvenile granulosa cell tumor

Osman Temizkan, Sema Agar, Suna Kabil Kucur, Toygun Basaran, Şule Temizkan, Osman Asicioglu

Juvenile Granulosa Cell Tumors (JGCT) are the one of the malignant ovarian tumors of sex cord-stromal origin. Only 5% of granulosa cell tumors are JGCT. There are only a few reported cases of JGCT during pregnancy. JGCT has a good prognosis although it has rarely high mitotic activity and nuclear atipy. Here we reported a case JGCT case with JGCT diagnosed during pregnancy. She was 20-year-old and had a mass in the right adnexial region 17 cm in size. She was performed unilateral salphingoopherectomy. We discussed the prognosis and follow-up of this rare phenomenon in the contrast of the literature.

Keywords: Juvenile granulosa cell tumors, ovarian tumors, pregnangy

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