A rare case of xanthogranulomatous oophoritis


  • Shaifali Patil Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MGM Women’ s and Child Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Kajal Pandey Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MGM Women’ s and Child Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India




Xantho-granulomatous oophiritis, Ovarian malignancy, Infertility, Endometriosis


Xantho-granulomatous oophoritis is an uncommon, non-neoplastic, chronic process affecting female genital tract. Its clinical and radiological features mimic ovarian neoplasm. Here we present a case report of 42-year-old female with chronic pelvic pain with adnexal mass with infertility and raised CA 125 levels. Histopathological examination revealed it to be a case of xantho-granuous oophoritis. Xantho-granulomatous oophoritis is very rare disease and only few cases have been reported so far and this case is being reported in view of its rarity.


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