Juvenile Granulosa Cell Tumor Arising From Intra-abdominal Testis in Newborn: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Department of Pediatric Surgery, University General Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece.
Urology (Impact Factor: 2.19). 11/2011; 79(5):1152-4. DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2011.09.023
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In the present case, the neonate presented with a left-sided abdominal mass and an empty left scrotum. Abdominal ultrasonography showed well-defined cystic formation, and laparotomy revealed a tumor arising from an intra-abdominal left testis. The carcinoembryonic antigen and neuron-specific enolase levels were within normal limits, and the serum β-human chorionic gonadotropin and α-fetoprotein levels were within age-related normal values. The findings from the immunochemistry tests confirmed the diagnosis.

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