DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20172964

Giant dermoid cyst of ovary in postmenopausal woman: a case report

Seetesh Ghose, Chandana G., Setu Rathod, Lopamudra B. John

Abstract


A 49 year, miltipara, post-menopausal woman complains of pain abdomen and breathlessness for one week. On abdominal examination, there was a firm mass. MRI showed multi-loculated cystic lesion suggestive of ovarian dermoid cyst. Patient underwent TAH and BSO.

 


Keywords


Dermoid, Menopause woman

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