Minimally invasive management of the prenatally torsed ovarian cyst.

BACKGROUND Fetal and neonatal ovarian cysts are detected frequently by ultrasonography. The presence of these lesions can result in adnexal torsion in utero with autoamputation. Historically, these have been removed at laparotomy. METHODS Retrospective chart review was performed at a single children's hospital from October 1996 to September 2001… CONTINUE READING