Large Parasitic Leiomyoma of the Broad Ligament

Nappi, Luigi; Bettocchi, Stefano; Carriero, Carmine; Ceci, Oronzo; Vimercati, Antonella; Resta, Leonardo
September 2004
Journal of Gynecologic Surgery;Fall2004, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p97
Academic Journal
Tumors of the broad ligament are uncommon. Although not exceptionally rare, primary intraligamentary myoma is much less frequently observed than leiomyomas of uterine origin and cysts. This report illustrates a case of primary leiomyoma of the broad ligament and makes some observations on the operative procedure.


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