Massive ovarian oedema.

@article{Nogales1996MassiveOO,
  title={Massive ovarian oedema.},
  author={Francisco F Nogales and L Martin-Sances and E Mendoza-Garcia and A. Arag{\'o}n – Salamanca and Manuel Gonz{\'a}lez-N{\'u}{\~n}ez and F J Pardo Mind{\'a}n},
  journal={Histopathology},
  year={1996},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={229-34}
}
Eighteen cases of massive ovarian oedema are presented. The age of patients averaged 26 years and 16 presented with an acute abdomen. Hormonal symptoms included virilism in three cases and one with precocious pseudopuberty. Ultrasonographic findings were variable and not diagnostically accurate. When performed, CA 125 levels were not raised. Seventy-two percent of cases occurred in the right ovary and none were bilateral. Torsion occurred in 14 cases. Salpingo-oophorectomy was performed in all… CONTINUE READING

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