CME Review ArticleVirilization During Pregnancy With Spontaneous Resolution Postpartum A Case Report and Review of the English LiteratureManganiello, Paul D.; Adams, Lisa V.; Harris, Robert D.; Ornvold, KimAuthor Information Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Surgery, and Department of Medicine, Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts and Department of Radiology and Department of Pathology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire. Reprint requests to: Paul D. Manganiello, MD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756-0001. Authors whose names are accompanied by an asterisk (*) have indicated, in accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards, that they have a relationship which could be perceived by some people as a real or apparent conflict of interest, but do not feel it has influenced their participation. Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: May 1995 - Volume 50 - Issue 5 - p 404-410 Buy Abstract The incidence of gestational hyperandrogenism secondary to ovarian pathology is low. However, when the condition does exist, diagnosis should be made with minimally invasive modalities. It is important to provide appropriate medical/surgical intervention without disturbing the pregnancy iatrogenically or causing unnecessary maternal morbidity. This case report adds to the existing radiographic data concerning this rate obstetrical condition. Presented is a review of the English literature on virilizing ovarian tumors during pregnancy, and a discussion of an approach to managing these tumors when they occur during pregnancy. © Williams & Wilkins 1995. All Rights Reserved.