Pathology of Ovary: Germ Cell Tumours

  • Pranab Dey


In this chapter the various germ cell tumours of ovary are described with illustrations of gross and histopathological features. Epidemiology, clinical features, gross features, histopathology, immunohistochemistry, molecular genetics, differential diagnosis and treatment with prognosis of these tumours are also discussed.


Dysgerminoma Yolk sac tumour Schiller Duval bodies Mature cystic teratoma Immature teratoma Peritoneal gliomatosis Struma ovarii Mixed germ cell tumours Insular carcinoid 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
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  1. 1.Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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