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Presentation of Dysgerminoma and Gonadoblastoma in a Patient with Swyer Syndrome
Malihe Hasanzadeh * 1, Estak Rezaee
1- 1 Obstetrics & Gynecology Department, Medicine Faculty, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
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Introduction Swyer syndrome is determined by primary amenorrhea, normal external genitalia, and the presence of a vagina, uterus, and 46XY karyotype. The aim of this case report was to introduce a patient with Swyer syndrome referred with pain and an abdominal mass.
Patient Information This case study was done in Gynecology Clinic of Ghaem Hospital in Mashhad, Iran, in 2015. A single 18-year-old woman came to the clinic with complaints of primary amenorrhea, pain, and abdominal mass underwent laparotomy. Based on her histopathology report which indicated a left ovary dysgerminoma and a right ovary gonadoblastoma, a bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, followed by chemotherapy, was conducted. The patient was under Bleomycin, Etoposide and Platinum (BEP) chemotherapy and has been living without evidence of recurrence.
Conclusion A genetic disorder in patients younger than 20 years with an ovarian mass and diagnosis of dysgerminoma should be rejected.
Keywords: Dysgerminoma, Gonadoblastoma, Ovary, Swyer Syndrome
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Received: 2018/01/24 | Accepted: 2018/03/27 | Published: 2018/09/22
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Hasanzadeh M, Rezaee E. Presentation of Dysgerminoma and Gonadoblastoma in a Patient with Swyer Syndrome. jogcr. 2018; 3 (3) :129-131
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