52. Thecofibroma of the ovary

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Organ: Ovary


Diagnosis: The tumor is brownish, well-defined, firm and solid. On the back of the preparation fibrotic strands can be seen on the cut surface.

Ovary is not visible.

Risk factors:

  • Nothing special


A thecofibroma is a tumor consisting of theca cells that is also highly fibrotic.

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2 thoughts on “52. Thecofibroma of the ovary”

  1. When you say ovary is not visible do you mean normal tissue of the ovary is not visible? Like that it has been replaced by the tumor?

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