Mature cystic teratoma

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Patient Data

Gender: Female

Adnexal mass with dot-dash appearance and large echogenic component with posterior shadowing.


MRI demonstrates intrinsic high T1 signal with loss of signal on fat saturated sequence, in keeping with the presence of fat. This confirms the sonographic suspicion of a mature cystic teratoma.

Case Discussion

US and MR images demonstrate a large dermoid

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Case information

rID: 11595
Published: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Gynaecology
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