Ovarian vein sampling in rapidly progressing virilization. A case report.


A woman presented with progressive hirsutism, deepening of the voice, clitoromegaly and increased libido. The preoperative serum testosterone level was 2,042 ng/dL. The intraoperative ovarian venous blood testosterone levels were 56,327 ng/dL on the left and 1,417 on the right. After a bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, the serum testosterone level was 20.7… (More)