Rokitansky nodule

A Rokitansky nodule or dermoid plug refers to a solid protuberence projecting from an ovarian cyst in the context of a mature cystic teratoma. It often contains calcific, dental, adipose, hair and/or sebaceous components 1

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rID: 8611
System: Gynaecology
Section: Signs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Dermoid plug
  • Rokitansky's nodule

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