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Korean Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2001;44(7):1372-1376.
Published online July 1, 2001.
A Case of Sertoli-Leydig Cell Tumor.
Gyoung Sook Kang, Sang Won Han, Tae Yoon Kim, Hye Jeong Yeon, Hye Kyung Kwon, Jung Hye Kie
1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yonsei university, College of medicine, Seoul, Korea.
2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Health Insurance Corporation Ilsan Hospital, Koyang, Korea.
3Department of Pathology, National Health Insurance Corporation Ilsan Hospital, Koyang, Korea.
Abstract
The Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor is a rare sex cord stromal tumor of the ovary, accounting for less than 0.5% of all primary ovarian neoplasm. This tumor is the most common type of all virilizing ovarian tumors. However, only one-third of patients develop virilization. Recently, we experienced a case of intermediately differentiated Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor with amenorrhea and so we present it with brief review of literature.
Key Words: Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor, Sex cord stromal cell tumor, Amenorrhea


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