Ovarian leiomyoma with torsion: a case report

Pallipuram Seshadrinathan Bhageerathy, Ajit Sebastian, Dhanya Susan Thomas, Mayank Gupta, Abraham Peedicayil


We report an uncommon case of primary ovarian leiomyoma with torsion. Leiomyoma of the ovary is an extremely rare benign solid neoplasm of uncertain etiology. Our patient presented with abdominal pain and imaging showed right adnexal solid mass. All tumour markers except LDH were normal. The patient underwent laparotomy proceed right salpingo-ophorectomy. Intraoperatively, it was found to be twisted right ovarian solid tumour and histopathological examination revealed leiomyoma of ovary.


Ovarian leiomyoma, Torsion

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