Ruptured cystic teratoma

Case contributed by Bita Abbasi


Acute abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

There is a huge abdomino-pelvic cystic mass. The mass has areas of fat density and enhancing mural nodules. The findings are characteristic for mature cystic teratoma. 

A photograph of the tumor


Case Discussion

The mass was surgically excised. A huge cystic teratoma was resected.

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