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Year : 2009  |  Volume : 52  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 395-396

Leydig cell tumor: An unusual presentation

1 Institute of Pathology, ICMR, New Delhi, India
2 Safdarjang Hospital, New Delhi, India

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Usha Agrawal
Institute of Pathology, ICMR, Post Box 4909, Safdarjang Hospital Campus, New Delhi - 110 029
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DOI: 10.4103/0377-4929.55005

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Leydig cell tumor is a benign tumor of the testis and malignant transformation, if present, is rare. The case presented here showed certain features of malignancy but no infiltration beyond the capsule or metastasis. The case could not be labeled as benign or malignant and patient is on follow-up. Differential diagnosis and clinical implications of a case in the borderline zone are discussed.

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