Huge Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor: a rare case report

Mridula Raghav, Ashok R. Anand


Sertoli-Leydig cell tumors (SLCTs), constitute less than 0.5% of all ovarian tumors. SLCT are rare after menopause (less than10%), 75 years, unmarried, postmenopausal since 30 years, presented with complaints of abdominal swelling. On examination, abdominal mass of 36 weeks, hard, immobile felt. Ultrasonography of abdomen showed lobulated solid cystic lesion of size 22 x 15 x 27 cms with bilateral ovaries not separately visualized. Moderate free fluid in the abdomen, suggestive of malignant neoplastic etiology. CECT Abdomen + pelvis suggestive of primary ovarian malignancy with omental deposits and pelvic adenopathy. CA 125- 415.1 Patient underwent total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy with huge tumour mass excision (weight 5.25 kg) with umbilical hernia repair. Frozen section suggestive of a huge mass of 30 x 20 x 15 cm, multilobulated, yellowish white tan in colour, solid-cystic in consistency, seen arising from right ovary. Omentum appears normal. Histopathology report s/o- Moderately differentiated Sertoli Leydig cell tumor. Reporting the first, this huge, in this age group with atypical presentation.


Ascites, Large ovarian tumor, Postmenopausal tumor, Sertoli -Leydig cell tumors

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