Abdominal compartment syndrome secondary to ovarian mucinous cystadenoma.

@article{Chao2004AbdominalCS,
  title={Abdominal compartment syndrome secondary to ovarian mucinous cystadenoma.},
  author={Anne Chao and Angel Chao and Yu Shiuan Yen and Chi-Hsiang Huang},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={104 5 Pt 2},
  pages={1180-2}
}
BACKGROUND Abdominal compartment syndrome secondary to a very large benign ovarian tumor has been rarely reported in gynecology. With the increase of intraabdominal pressure in abdominal compartment syndrome, all major organ systems are adversely affected, causing a potentially fatal condition. CASE A 43-year-old woman presenting with a tensely distended… CONTINUE READING