Bilateral tubo-ovarian abscess

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant


Pelvic pain and low-grade fever for a week.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Female

CT-scan shows bilateral cystic ovarian mass with septations and extensive ascites (approx. 26 HU). The peritoneum is hyperemic, but no nodular implants are clearly identified. 

Case Discussion

The patient went in the OR the same day and the diagnosis of bilateral tubo-ovarian abscess was confirmed.

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Case information

rID: 20359
Published: 15th Nov 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Gynaecology
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