Tumors with Functioning StromaOpen image in new window

  • Jean Noel Buy
  • Michel Ghossain


These are tumors other than those in the sex cord-stromal and steroid cell categories that are characterized [1] by (1) a stroma that is morphologically compatible with steroid hormone secretion and (2) clinical biochemical or pathologic incidence of endocrine abnormalities [2] of estrogenic androgenic or rarely progestogenic type, or a combination of them.


Ovarian Tumor Dermoid Cyst Mucinous Cystic Tumor Steroid Hormone Secretion Krukenberg Tumor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Noel Buy
    • 1
  • Michel Ghossain
    • 2
  1. 1.Service RadiologieHopital Hotel-DieuParisFrance
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyHotel Dieu de FranceBeirutLebanon

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