IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 34 / Issue 3 / pii/1630906235928-220194873

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Case Report
Hemoperitoneum and acute abdomen caused by the rupture of ovarian granulosa cell tumor: a case report
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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Istanbul University School of Medicine, Istanbul (Turkey)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2013, 34(3), 263–264;
Published: 10 June 2013

Granulosa cell tumors (GCT) constitute 70% of all ovarian sex-cord stromal tumors, which account for less than five percent of all ovarian carcinoma. The authors herein report a rare case of a ruptured GCT of the ovary in a 43-year-old female who was admitted to the emergency department with signs of acute abdomen.
Granulosa cell tumor
Acute abdomen
Rupture of ovarian tumor
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