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Testicular Leydig Cell Tumor

Known as: Leydig Cell Neoplasm of the Testis, Leydig Cell Neoplasm of Testis, Testicular Leydig Cell Neoplasm 
A sex cord-stromal tumor that arises from the testis and is characterized by the presence of cells that resemble the successive stages of development… 
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Review
2014
Review
2014
We present the sonographic and magnetic resonance imaging findings of Leydig cell tumors in a series of patients, along with a… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
Introduction: The goal of the study was to define treatment rules for the uncommon, rarely (10%) malignant and chemorefractory… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Leydig cell tumor (LCT) is a rare tumor of the male testicular interstitium. This article provides an overview of the major… 
2002
2002
A 29-year old male and his wife presented with an 18 month history of primary infertility. History and initial investigations… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
Leydig cell tumors of the testis are rare, mostly presenting as a testicular mass or as endocrinological symptoms. Here, three… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Leydig cell tumors of the testis are rare and account for a small proportion of testicular neoplasms. The objective of this study… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The rate-limiting step in steroid hormone production in the adrenal cortex and gonads, the translocation of cholesterol from the… 
1987
1987
The effect of chronic hyperestrogenism on gonadal function was studied in three men who had estrogen-secreting Leydig cell tumors… 
Review
1986
Review
1986
Metastatic Leydig cell carcinomas account for less than 0.2% of all testicular cancers, and may be associated with sex hormone…