Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Case report
Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : August | Volume : 11 | Issue : 8 | Page : QD03 - QD05

A Huge Ovarian Dermoid Cyst: Successful Laparoscopic Total Excision QD03-QD05

Hacer Uyanikoglu, Abdurrahim Dusak

Correspondence
Dr. Hacer Uyanikoglu,
Harran University Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa-46100, Turkey.
E-mail: huoglu@hotmail.com

Giant ovarian cysts, =15 cm in diameter, are quite rare in women of reproductive age. Here, we present a case of ovarian cyst with unusual presentation treated by laparoscopic surgery. On histology, mass was found to be mature cystic teratoma. The diagnostic and management challenges posed by this huge ovarian cyst were discussed in the light of the literature.