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Description of a Triad of Rare Malignancies in a Single Patient

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We describe the case of a patient diagnosed with a rhabdomyosarcoma and two distinctly separate non-epithelial ovarian cancers. Granulosa cell tumour and Sertoli-Leydig tumour are rare tumours accounting for less than 10% of all ovarian malignancies. Rhabdomyosarcoma is also rare and more commonly seen in childhood. We link these tumours to a mutation in the forkhead transcription factor proteins.

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Fackrell, D. , Yeo, Y. and Walji, N. (2015) Description of a Triad of Rare Malignancies in a Single Patient. Case Reports in Clinical Medicine, 4, 107-109. doi: 10.4236/crcm.2015.43023.

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