Follicular ovarian cyst

Case contributed by Dr Shailaja Muniraju


Lower abdominal pain since 2 weeks.

Patient Data

Age: 14 years
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

There is a cystic lesion in the left ovary, which shows clear contents and posterior acoustic enhancement.  

Modality: CT

Hypo-attenuating cystic lesion in the left ovary seen. No enlarged lymph nodes. 

Modality: MRI

Left ovary is bulky and shows a well defined, cystic lesion measuring less than 3 cm. No internal debris / septa / nodule. No restriction on DWI/ADC images.

Uterus and right ovary appears normal.

Case Discussion

Left-sided follicular ovarian cyst without torsion. 

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Case Information

rID: 49380
Case created: 22nd Nov 2016
Last edited: 16th Dec 2016
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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