Ovarian cyst

Case contributed by Dr Matthew Jarvis

Presentation

Progressive abdominal distension

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

Large, septated intra-abdominal fluid collection occupying nearly the entire abdomen with artefact associated with distended abdomen being in contact with CT gantry.

Case Discussion

Patient was taken for elective laparotomy where 50L of ovarian cystic fluid was drained. Right sided oophorectomy performed with diagnosis of benign mucinous cystadenoma.

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Case Information

rID: 44256
Case created: 13th Apr 2016
Last edited: 11th Oct 2016
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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