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RGD uses the Human Disease Ontology (DO, for disease curation across species. RGD automatically downloads each new release of the ontology on a monthly basis. Some additional terms which are required for RGD's curation purposes but are not currently covered in the official version of DO have been added. As corresponding terms are added to DO, these custom terms are retired and the DO terms substituted in existing annotations and subsequently used for curation.

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Accession:DOID:9008813 term browser browse the term
Definition:A gonadal stromal neoplasm composed only of THECA CELLS, occurring mostly in the postmenopausal OVARY. It is filled with lipid-containing spindle cells and produces ESTROGENS that can lead to ENDOMETRIAL HYPERPLASIA; UTERINE HEMORRHAGE; or other malignancies in postmenopausal women and sexual precocity in girls. When tumors containing theca cells also contain FIBROBLASTS, they are identified as thecoma-fibroma tumors with less active hormone production.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Theca Cell Tumor;   Theca Cell Tumors;   Thecomas
 narrow_synonym: Thecoma, somatic
 primary_id: MESH:D013798;   RDO:0006686
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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G GNAI2 G protein subunit alpha i2 ISO ClinVar Annotator: match by term: Thecoma, somatic ClinVar PMID:2116665 NCBI chr13:32,705,326...32,733,804
Ensembl chr13:32,705,321...32,733,363
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  disease 13630
    disease of anatomical entity 13298
      endocrine system disease 5015
        Endocrine Gland Neoplasms 2385
          Ovarian Neoplasms 475
            Thecoma 1
              testicular thecoma 0
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  disease 13630
    disease of anatomical entity 13298
      Urogenital Diseases 3835
        Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications 1958
          Female Urogenital Diseases 1675
            female reproductive system disease 1671
              Adnexal Diseases 779
                ovarian disease 770
                  Ovarian Neoplasms 475
                    Thecoma 1
                      testicular thecoma 0
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