Laparoscopic Management of a Rare Case of Spontaneous Adnexal Torsion in an Adolescent

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The occurrence of spontaneous torsion of normal ovary and fallopian tube in an adolescent is very rare. We report a case of a 14-year-old post-menarche teenager who presented as acute abdomen. Here, we discuss the differential diagnosis of acute pain abdomen, importance of immediate diagnostic laparoscopy and prompt decision for de torsion of the ovarian… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0974-1216.114164

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@inproceedings{Shakuntala2011LaparoscopicMO, title={Laparoscopic Management of a Rare Case of Spontaneous Adnexal Torsion in an Adolescent}, author={P. N. Shakuntala and G. Shankar}, booktitle={Journal of gynecological endoscopy and surgery}, year={2011} }