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Luteoma MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Luteoma
Tree Number(s)
C04.557.475.750.751
C04.588.322.455.464
C12.050.351.500.056.630.705.464
C12.050.351.937.418.685.464
C12.100.250.056.630.705.464
C12.900.418.685.464
C19.344.410.464
C19.391.630.705.464
Unique ID
D018311
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018311
Annotation
coord IM with OVARIAN NEOPLASMS (IM)
Scope Note
An ovarian neoplasm composed of LUTEAL CELLS derived from luteinized GRANULOSA CELLS and THECA CELLS. Luteomas respond to GONADOTROPINS, and vary in their hormone production (PROGESTERONE; ESTROGENS; or ANDROGENS). During PREGNANCY, a transient type of luteoma may develop due to an exaggerated LUTEINIZATION of the OVARY.
Entry Term(s)
Gestational Luteoma
Luteinoma
Luteoma of Pregnancy
Pregnancy Luteoma
NLM Classification #
WP 322
Previous Indexing
Ovarian Neoplasms (1967-1993)
Thecoma (1966-1993)
Public MeSH Note
1994; see THECA CELL TUMOR 1981-93; for LUTEINOMA see THECA CELL TUMOR 1981-1993
History Note
1994; use THECOMA 1981-93; for LUTEINOMA use THECOMA 1981-1993
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1993/06/25
Revision Date
2021/06/30
Luteoma Preferred
Pregnancy Luteoma Narrower
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