n Obstetrics and Gynaecology Forum - Juvenile granulosa cell tumours : a review : review article
|Article Title||Juvenile granulosa cell tumours : a review : review article|
|© Publisher:||In House Publications|
|Journal||Obstetrics and Gynaecology Forum|
|Publication Date||Oct 2008|
|Pages||113 - 118|
|Keyword(s)||Diagnosis, Granulosa cell tumours, Pathology and Pseudopuberty|
Diagnosis of JGCTs has in the past been based on history, physical examination, pelvic imaging and measurement of plasma estradiol. Biochemical markers of JGCT include inhibin, Mullerian Inhibitory Substance (MIS) and activin. These markers offer a tool to monitor tumour spread, the effect of therapy, and possible recurrence of JGCT. These various diagnostic tests will be briefly outlined.
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