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Subserosal fibroid thought to be recurrent granulosa cell tumor in a pregnant patient
Hiba J. Mustafa
Queens Hospital Center, 82-68 164 Street, Jamaica, NY, 11432

Article ID: Z01201603CR10614HM
doi:10.5348/ijcri-201627-CR-10614

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Hiba J. Mustafa
Queens Hospital Center
82-68 164 Street
Jamaica
NY, 11432

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Mustafa HJ. Subserosal fibroid thought to be recurrent granulosa cell tumor in a pregnant patient. Int J Case Rep Images 2016;7(3):165–169.


Abstract
Introduction: Juvenile androgen secreting granulosa cell tumors are very rare. We are describing a patient whom thought to have recurrence in pregnancy but turned to be subserosal pedunculated fibroid.
Case Report: We are presenting a case of a 30-year-old female with history of androgen secreting juvenile granulosa cell tumor of the ovary who underwent exploratory laparotomy for suspected recurrent granulosa cell tumor while she was 16 weeks pregnant. The mass turned out to be subserosal pedunculated fibroid.
Conclusion: Recurrent juvenile androgen secreting granulosa cell tumor is a rare case. It can be confused with pedunculated fibroids even on MRI scan. Proceeding with laparoscopy first before exploratory laparotomy should be considered.

Keywords: Androgen secreting type, Juvenile granules cell tumor, Uterine fibroid


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Author Contributions
Hiba J. Mustafa – Substantial contributions to conception and design, Acquisition of data, Analysis and interpretation of data, Drafting the article, Revising it critically for important intellectual content, Final approval of the version to be published
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