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Leydig Cell Tumor

Gonadal interstitial or stromal cell neoplasm composed of only LEYDIG CELLS. These tumors may produce one or more of the steroid hormones such as ANDROGENS; ESTROGENS; and CORTICOSTEROIDS. Clinical symptoms include testicular swelling, GYNECOMASTIA, sexual precocity in children, or virilization (VIRILISM) in females.
Also Known As:
Interstitial Cell Tumors; Tumor, Interstitial Cell; Tumor, Leydig Cell; Tumors, Interstitial Cell; Interstitial Cell Tumor
Networked: 261 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 26 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Pain (Aches)
3. Hyperplasia
4. Gynecomastia
5. Seminoma

Experts

1. Andò, Sebastiano: 4 articles (05/2012 - 08/2007)
2. Pezzi, Vincenzo: 4 articles (05/2012 - 08/2007)
3. Sirianni, Rosa: 3 articles (05/2012 - 09/2007)
4. Chimento, Adele: 3 articles (05/2012 - 09/2007)
5. Zolea, Fabiana: 2 articles (05/2012 - 10/2009)
6. De Luca, Arianna: 2 articles (05/2012 - 10/2009)
7. Carpino, Amalia: 2 articles (10/2009 - 08/2007)
8. Rago, Vittoria: 2 articles (10/2009 - 08/2007)
9. Miller, M A: 2 articles (09/2009 - 05/2007)
10. Ramos-Vara, J A: 2 articles (09/2009 - 05/2007)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Leydig Cell Tumor:
1. imatinib (Gleevec)FDA Link
2. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH)FDA Link
3. Buserelin (Suprefact)IBA
4. dehydroretronecineIBA
5. Estrogens (Estrogen)FDA Link
6. HormonesIBA
7. Aromatase (CYP19)IBA
8. Testosterone (Sustanon)FDA Link
9. GonadotropinsIBA
10. OxidoreductasesIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Orchiectomy (Orchidectomy)
2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
3. Hysterectomy
4. Ovariectomy (Oophorectomy)
5. Nephrectomy