Cystic Changes in the Ovaries of a Pre-pubertal Girl with Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

Nader, Nicole S.; Matsumoto, Jane M. S.; Lteif, Aida
May 2010
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism;May2010, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p516
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article describes the case of an 8-year-old girl who developed cystic changes in the ovaries during the time she had Henoch Schönlein purpura (HSP). The medical history of the patient included abdominal pain for 12 days. Findings from a computed tomography scan of the abdomen and pelvis are described. A discussion on HSP is given.


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