Leydig cell tumor after treatment for Ewing's sarcoma

Linda J. Butros, Shaji Phillip, Alexander Chou, Paul A. Meyers, Andrew G. Huvos, John H. Healey, Paul Russo, Richard G. Gorlick

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Leydig cell tumors account for 3% of testicular tumors and have never been reported after treatment for Ewing's sarcoma. We report the unusual occurrence of a patient who developed a Leydig cell tumor of the testis 18 years after successful treatment for Ewing's sarcoma. Additional monitoring for second malignancies may become appropriate as long-term survival continues to improve for patients with Ewing's sarcoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1008-1010
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Blood and Cancer
Issue number7
StatePublished - Dec 1 2007


  • Ewing's sarcoma
  • Leydig cell tumor
  • Secondary malignancy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Hematology
  • Oncology


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