Multiple bilateral dermoid cysts with ectopic pregnancy: a rare case report


  • Divya Agrawal Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Adesh Medical College, Shahbad, Haryana



Dermoid cyst, Ectopic pregnancy, Infertility


Mature cystic teratoma (dermoid) is a common ovarian neoplasm but less frequently occurs bilaterally specially with ectopic pregnancy. It poses challenge in management in a young woman with history of infertility where preservation of ovarian stroma takes the priority. Here presented case of 30-year-old para 0, gravida 1 women who was diagnosed with ectopic pregnancy with history of infertility of 4 years. She underwent laparotomy where salpingectomy was done owing to tubal rupture. Dermoid cyst was removed simultaneously. When both ovaries were palpated, three more dermoids were found and taken off as well. Earlier ovulation induction was given before adhesions take upper hand and patient was pregnant in first cycle.  

Author Biography

Divya Agrawal, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Adesh Medical College, Shahbad, Haryana

I was Assistant Professor at the time of writing case report, presently working as Registrar in NHS.


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