Thyroid has been found in 26 out of 239 mature teratomas of the ovary (11%); it represented the main tissue (struma ovarii) in 6 tumors. Signs of hyperthyroidism were not recorded in any patient. One struma ovarii with extensive stromal luteinization and squamous metaplasia caused endometrial hyperplasia.
|Translated title of the contribution||Ovarian thyroid|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Annali di Ostetricia Ginecologia Medicina Perinatale|
|Publication status||Published - 1982|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology