TITLE

An aromatase-producing sex-cord tumor resulting in prepubertal gynecomastia

AUTHOR(S)
Coen, P.; Kulin, H.
PUB. DATE
January 1991
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;1/31/91, Vol. 324 Issue 5, p317
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a case report of a four-year-old boy with Peutz-Jeghers syndrome and bilateral testicular tumors who presented with gynecomastia. Background; Methods; Results; Discussion.
ACCESSION #
9102250058

 

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