Primary leiomyoma of the fallopian tube: preoperative ultrasound findings.

  title={Primary leiomyoma of the fallopian tube: preoperative ultrasound findings.},
  author={Chin-Chun Yang and Kuo-Chang Wen and Pwu Chen and P H Wang},
  journal={Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA},
  volume={70 2},
Leiomyoma of the fallopian tube is extremely rare. Most cases are asymptomatic and found incidentally at autopsy or unrelated operation. These leiomyomas tend to be singular, small, and unilateral, with a resultant rare preoperative diagnosis. They are often managed with laparotomy, as seen in the literature review. Therefore, preoperative imaging is never reported. We describe a case of leiomyoma of the fallopian tube, which was suspected before operation and treated by laparoscopic approach… CONTINUE READING
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