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Malignant Sertoli cell tumor

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Androblastoma, malignant; Arrhenoblastoma, malignant; Malignant androblastoma; malignant Androblastoma; Malignant arrhenoblastoma; Malignant Sertoli Cell Tumor; malignant Sertoli cell tumor; Sertoli cell tumor, malignant
SNOMED CT: Malignant androblastoma (12323008); Malignant arrhenoblastoma (12323008); Androblastoma, malignant (12323008); Arrhenoblastoma, malignant (12323008)
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0000378


A Sertoli cell tumor that arises from the testis or the ovary. It is characterized by nuclear pleomorphism, increased mitotic activity and necrotic changes. Metastases may be present at diagnosis. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVMalignant Sertoli cell tumor

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Recent clinical studies


Agrawal CR, Babu Koyyala VP, Talwar V, Tayal J, Poonia DR
Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2018 Oct-Dec;61(4):596-599. doi: 10.4103/IJPM.IJPM_492_17. PMID: 30303161
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Ann Diagn Pathol 1999 Aug;3(4):213-9. doi: 10.1016/s1092-9134(99)80053-7. PMID: 10459047
Nijhawan R, Dey P, Savitri K, Gupta SK
Acta Cytol 1992 Jul-Aug;36(4):563-5. PMID: 1636354

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