twisted ovarian cyst

twisted ovarian cyst

Gynecology A mucinous cyst or dermoid of the ovary that rotates around its vascular pedicle, compromising the blood supply and erupting into clinical disease manifest by generalized hypogastric tenderness, of often abrupt onset, abdominal colic and distension, fever, possibly a palpable mass Diagnosis Ultrasound Management Resection
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Dubai: Doctors in Abu Dhabi successfully performed a three-hour surgery on a baby girl who was born with twisted ovaries and bleeding due to a large, twisted ovarian cyst.
While doing tubal ligation a left sided twisted ovarian cyst of 20 x 18 x10 cm size was found (Figure No.
In ultrasound it is usually mistaken with twisted ovarian cyst or twisted pedunculated fibroid.
The differential diagnosis of fallopian tube torsion includes acute appendicitis, ectopic pregnancy, PID, twisted ovarian cyst or degenerative leiomyoma (1,2,3).