8640/1 Testicular adenoma


Related terms

Sertoli cell tumor, NOS

Definitions

Ovary
ICD-O-3 topography code: C56

A sex cord-stromal tumor histologically characterized by the presence of tubules formed by Sertoli cells. Leydig cells are rare or absent. Sertoli cell tumours may cause estrogenic or androgenic symptoms. Most cases follow a benign clinical course.
Sertoli cell tumours can occur in the setting of Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome which is inherited by an autosomal dominant trait.



Testis/Male genital organs
ICD-O-3 topography code: C62-C63

A sex cord-stromal tumor histologically characterized by the presence of tubules formed by Sertoli cells. Leydig cells are rare or absent. Sertoli cell tumours may cause estrogenic or androgenic symptoms. Most cases follow a benign clinical course.
Sertoli cell tumours can occur in the setting of Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome which is inherited by an autosomal dominant trait.