Items tagged “ovary”

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Mature cystic ovarian teratoma

Ovarian dermoid cyst and mature cystic ovarian teratoma are terms often used interchangeably to refer to the most common ovarian neoplasm. These slow-growing tumors contain elements from multiple germ cell layers and can be assessed with ultrasound or MRI.  Terminology Although they have very ...
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Ovary

The ovaries (TA: ovarium 9) are paired female gonads of the reproductive and endocrine systems. They lie within the ovarian fossa on the posterior wall of the true pelvis and form part of the adnexa.  Gross anatomy The ovaries are firm and ovoid in shape and measure approximately 1.5-3.0 cm × ...
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Polycystic ovarian syndrome

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), also known as hyperandrogenic anovulation, is a chronic anovulation syndrome associated with androgen excess.  The Rotterdam criteria is used to make the diagnosis of PCOS and require any two of the following three criteria for the diagnosis, as well as the e...
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Mucinous ovarian cystadenoma

  Diagnosis possible
Dr Ruslan Asadov
Published 12 Nov 2009
50% complete
CT
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Serous cystadenoma of the ovary

  Diagnosis almost certain
Hani M. Al Salam
Published 17 Jan 2010
74% complete
CT Ultrasound
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Ruptured ovarian teratoma

  Diagnosis probable
Peter Corr
Published 25 Feb 2010
59% complete
CT
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Mature cystic teratoma of the ovary (gross pathology)

  Diagnosis not applicable
Ed Uthman
Published 25 Mar 2010
41% complete
Photo
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Immature ovarian teratoma

  Diagnosis almost certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 25 Mar 2010
70% complete
Ultrasound CT
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Mature ovarian teratoma

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 25 Mar 2010
77% complete
CT X-ray Ultrasound
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Ovarian vein thrombosis

  Diagnosis certain
Hani M. Al Salam
Published 17 Apr 2010
92% complete
CT
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Squamous cell carcinoma (ovary)

Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the ovary is extremely rare and usually arises in a mature cystic ovarian teratoma 2. As only parts of the lesion are composed of malignant tissue, it is difficult to diagnose malignant transformation of a teratoma preoperatively, unless invasion into adjacent st...
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Ovarian torsion with dermoid cyst

  Diagnosis almost certain
Andrew Dixon
Published 28 Apr 2010
75% complete
Ultrasound
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Ovarian torsion with twisted pedicle

  Diagnosis certain
Andrew Dixon
Published 01 May 2010
86% complete
Ultrasound CT
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Ovarian dermoid

  Diagnosis certain
Natalie Yang
Published 28 May 2010
86% complete
CT
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Ovarian dermoid

  Diagnosis certain
Natalie Yang
Published 28 May 2010
95% complete
MRI
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Krukenberg tumor

  Diagnosis almost certain
Natalie Yang
Published 28 May 2010
71% complete
CT
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Ovarian mucinous cystadenoma

  Diagnosis almost certain
Maulik S Patel
Published 24 Jun 2010
75% complete
Ultrasound
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Tubo-ovarian abscess

  Diagnosis almost certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 29 Sep 2010
77% complete
CT
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Ovarian transposition

Ovarian transposition is a surgical procedure in which the ovaries are displaced from the pelvis before pelvic radiation therapy in order to protect them from radiation injury. It is performed in premenopausal women with a variety of pelvic malignancies (e.g cervical cancer, rectal cancer, and ...
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Cystadenoma of the ovary

  Diagnosis almost certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 10 Jan 2011
67% complete
MRI Ultrasound

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