TITLE

Solitary ovarian splenosis

AUTHOR(S)
Vydianath, B.; Gurumurthy, M.; Crocker, J.
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Journal of Clinical Pathology;Nov2005, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p1224
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This report describes the case of an asymptomatic, solitary splenotic nodule in the right ovary, revealed incidentally at histopathological examination. In gynaecological patients, splenosis most often presents as multiple pelvic nodules mimicking endometriosis. Two cases of ovarian splenosis accompanying pelvic and serosal splenotic nodules have been reported previously. However, this is the first documented case of solitary intraovarian splenosis.
ACCESSION #
19524619

 

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