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- noun pathology, oncology A
tumourfound in an ovary.
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To prevent the development of gonadoblastoma in patients with Frasiersyndrome or Denys-Drashsyndrome who have specific abnormalities of the developing sex organs known as “streak” gonads, it is recommended that the abnormal gonads be surgically removed early during childhood.
Higher risk ofdeveloping gonadoblastoma (a tumor of the developing reproductive organs, including the ovaries and testes).
Pediatric oncologist: Diagnoses and treats Wilms tumor and gonadoblastoma (tumor of the developing sex organs).
Evaluates andprovides surgicalremoval of abnormal gonads (as a result of gonadoblastoma)