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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 259-261

Sclerosing stromal tumor of the ovary: A successful laparoscopic approach


1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova De Gaia, Porto, Portugal
2 Department of Pathology, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova De Gaia, Porto, Portugal

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Márcia Silva Marinho
Rua Dr. Francisco Sá Carneiro 4400-129, Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto
Portugal
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/GMIT.GMIT_20_20

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Sclerosing stromal tumors (SSTs) are a rare type of benign tumors of the ovary, representing 6% of sex cord tumors subtype. We report a case of SSTs affecting a young female patient presenting with abdominal pain and a pelvic mass on imaging examination. The patient underwent laparoscopic right salpingo-oophorectomy, and the pathology report confirmed the diagnosis of SSTs. A review of the literature with the typical pathological and imaging features of SSTs as well their management is performed.


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