Mature cystic teratoma

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


Gradually increased abdominal circumference since three years ago.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Female

A 12x20x22cm cystic mass is seen within the abdominal cavity containing a focus of calcification and fat associated with the pressure effect and displacement of adjacent abdominopelvic organs.

The mass is not related to pelvic organs.

Case Discussion

The mass was totally resected and gross pathology and histology confirmed a mature cystic teratoma.

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