Recurrence of sex cord tumor with annular tubules in young p
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Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is a hereditary autosomal dominant disease characterized by polyposis in the gastro-intestinal tract and melanin pigmented macules on the skin mucosa. In gynecology, it can be complicated with sex cord tumor with annular tubules (SCTAT). Multifocal, bilateral, small and benign lesions that develop into mucinous and serous ovarian tumors commonly characterize it. The SCTATs associated with PJS are usually benign and do not have malignant potentials, thus, unilateral oophorectomy is curative. Recurrence is a common event. Subsequently, radical surgery is recommended in these cases.We report the case of a 32 years PJS patient, who underwent conservative surgery for SCTAT five years ago. She shows up with a recurrent contralateral 75 mm adnexal cyst. A conservative surgery was planned and the patient underwent a laparoscopic cystectomy because of her will of childbearing. One month after surgery, hormonal rates were measured after ovarian stimulation and did not show hormonal activity....

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