Huge Endometrioma Mimicking Ovarian Cancer: A Case Report

  • Fakhrolmolouk Yassaee Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine AND Taleghani Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Hajar Abbasi Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine AND Taleghani Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Keywords: Endometriosis, Abdominal distension, Ovarian cancer

Abstract

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.

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Published
2018-05-14
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Yassaee F, Abbasi H. Huge Endometrioma Mimicking Ovarian Cancer: A Case Report. CRCP. 2(4):91-3.
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