Splenic rupture from metastatic granulosa cell tumor 29 years after curative resection: Case report and review of the literature

David K.W. Chew, Richard W. Schutzer, Gregory S. Domer, Mohammed A. Jaloudi, Ann M. Rogers

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Granulosa cell tumors account for 2 to 3 per cent of all ovarian neoplasms. This case report describes a patient with splenic rupture from a bulky metastatic deposit 29 years after her initial surgery. A review of the literature regarding the patterns and timing of recurrence is also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)106-108
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Surgeon
Issue number2
StatePublished - Dec 1 2003


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery

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