Granulosa cell tumor in a six-year-old girl presented as precocious puberty

  title={Granulosa cell tumor in a six-year-old girl presented as precocious puberty},
  author={Mahin Hashemipour and Mohammad Hassan Moaddab and Masoud Nazem and Parvin Mahzouni and Mehdi Salek},
  booktitle={Journal of research in medical sciences : the official journal of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences},
Ovarian sex cord-stromal tumors, including granulose cell tumors (GCTs), are a group of neoplasms that occur rarely, especially in children. Only 0.1 percent of all ovarian tumors and 4-5 percent of GCTs occur in children. The most common presentation of these tumors in children is precocious puberty. We report a 6 years old girl with isosexual precocity, presented as premature thelarche and vaginal bleeding. Ultrasonography of pelvis showed a hypoechoic solid mass of left ovary.Microscopic… CONTINUE READING


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