Ruptured ovarian teratoma

Case contributed by Dr Peter Corr


Lower abdominal pain for three months duration.

Patient Data

Age: 46 years
Gender: Female

Complex solid and cystic pelvic mass containing fat and two teeth in keeping with a mature ovarian teratoma. There was a small subcapsular fat containing lesion in the right lobe of the liver with wall calcification, in keeping with a subcapsular deposit of fat from a prior rupture of the pelvic teratoma. Similar lesions were identified in other subcapsular regions of the liver

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Case information

rID: 8728
Published: 25th Feb 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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