TITLE

Laparoscopic resection of a torted ovarian dermoid cyst

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Katie M.; Bain, Charles J.; Kelly, Michael D.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
World Journal of Emergency Surgery;2007, Vol. 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Torsion or rupture of an ovarian cyst may present as an acute abdomen. A case is presented where the diagnosis was made at laparoscopy and laparoscopic resection was done. Controlled aspiration of the cyst contents allowed the cyst to be easily removed from the abdomen.
ACCESSION #
30095245

 

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