Mature teratoma of the ovary

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Incidental finding on CT

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

Fatty mass in the position of the right ovary containing a soft tissue nodule within which are a number of teeth (look like molars on the 3D VR).

Case Discussion

Typical features of a dermoid cyst of the ovary. The 3D rendered image shows nicely that the calcifications within the dermoid do look like teeth.

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Case information

rID: 19725
Published: 6th Oct 2012
Last edited: 16th Mar 2020
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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