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Tuesday 8 June 2004
Definition: Ovarian fibroma is a common ovarian sex cord-stromal tumor.
Ovarian fibroma at WebPathology
hard, solid, grey-white masses.
fibroblasts (fibroblastic tumor) (WebPathology)
The fusiform cells have small, spindle-shaped nuclei lacking atypia or mitotic activity.
In 40% of cases, these tumors are associated with hydrothorax usually on the right side and ascites (Meigs syndrome).
ovarian cellular fibroma