Mature cystic teratoma

Case contributed by Dr Thuấn Nguyễn Hoàng

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Pelvic pain

Patient Data

Age: 11 years old
Gender: Female
CT

CT shows a large homogeneous fluid density well-defined mass (3-12 HU), with thin wall (1-2 mm), and thin septa. The are small area of fat and calcium density at the wall. It has peripheral enhancement on post contrast images. No free fluid.

Case Discussion

An adolescent female has a large homogeneous fluid density well-defined mass, with thin wall, thin septa, along with macroscopic fat and calcium density at the wall. These findings are typical of mature cystic teratoma.

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Case information

rID: 50286
Case created: 29th Dec 2016
Last edited: 31st Dec 2016
System: Gynaecology
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