Ovarian mature cystic teratoma (ovarian dermoid)

Case contributed by Dr Nesma Adel Zeed


Pelvic pain

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

Bilateral well-defined complex ovarian cystic lesions are noted. They have a heterogeneous matrix with different components; the lesions are mainly cystic with multiple thin enhanced septa of variable thickness, areas of fat density, minute dots of calcifications at the periphery and small enhancing soft tissue nodular projection into the lumen (Rokitansky nodule) evident in the left-sided lesion. 

Case Discussion

A dermoid cyst is the most common fat containing lesion arising from the ovary​.

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Case information

rID: 62392
Published: 16th Jan 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Dr Osama Dawoud Radiology center

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