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Table 3 Age distribution of the various types of germ cell and sex cord–stromal tumours

From: A pathological and clinical study of 706 primary tumours of the ovary in the largest tertiary hospital in Ghana

  Age range in years
Type of germ cell tumour 0–4 5–14 15–24 25–34 35–44 45–54 55–64 >64 Total
 Mature teratoma 4 18 58 99 66 21 9 2 277
 Dysgerminoma and variants 0 1 6 1 0 0 0 0 8
 Yolk sac tumours 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 5
 Immature teratoma 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 4
 Choriocarcinoma 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
 Monodermal teratoma 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Total 4 21 68 101 67 22 10 3 296
Type of sex cord stromal tumour 0–4 5–14 15–24 25–34 35–44 45–54 55–64 >64 Total
 Adult GCT a 0 0 4 10 3 15 6 8 46
 Fibroma 0 0 6 11 3 3 4 2 29
 Sertoli-Leydig cell tumour, ID b 0 0 6 0 2 2 0 0 10
 Juvenile GCT 0 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 8
 Thecoma- fibroma 0 0 1 0 2 3 0 2 8
 Thecoma 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 4
 Unclassified 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2
Total 0 4 19 24 11 25 10 14 107
  1. a Granulosa Cell Tumour
  2. b Intermediate Differentiation