A Sertoli-Leydig cell ovarian tumor refers to a particular type of stromal sex cord ovarian malignancy.
WHY IS IT PROBLEMATIC
Aside from being a malignancy, this tumor type will secrete androgens that can cause hirsutism/virilization.
WHAT MAKES US SUSPECT IT?
History Of Present Illness
Deepening of voice may be noticed by patients
- Facial hair
- Clitoromegaly may be present
Serum testosterone will be elevated
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