Adult granulosa cell tumor of the ovary: fine-needle-aspiration cytology of 10 cases and review of literature.

@article{Ali2008AdultGC,
  title={Adult granulosa cell tumor of the ovary: fine-needle-aspiration cytology of 10 cases and review of literature.},
  author={Sarfraz Ali and Paolo Gattuso and Allison Howard and Marina B. Mosunjac and Momin T Siddiqui},
  journal={Diagnostic cytopathology},
  year={2008},
  volume={36 5},
  pages={297-302}
}
Adult granulosa cell tumor (GCT) of the ovary is mostly diagnosed in postmenopausal women. They typically secrete estrogen, which stimulates the endometrium to proliferate and cause abnormal bleeding. This study reviews the cytologic features of adult GCT of the ovary diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration (FNA). We reviewed slides from ten cases diagnosed by CT guided FNA from 1995 to 2007 at our institutions. Smears were stained with Diff-Quik and Papanicolaou stains. Patient's history and… CONTINUE READING