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Huge Endometrioma Mimicking Ovarian Cancer: A Case Report
Fakhrolmolouk Yassaee, Hajar Abbasi


Endometrioma (ovarian endometrial cyst) usually occurs in women of reproductive age. We report a rare case of huge ovarian endometrioma that was as large as a watermelon. A 26-year-old woman from Iran complained of abdominal distention over approximately 9 months. Diagnostic imaging revealed a semi solid mass measured about 25 centimeter. After doing laparotomy, an ovarian endometrioma was diagnosed in pathology.


Endometriosis; Abdominal distension; Ovarian cancer

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