Successful pregnancy outcome after laparoscopic-assisted excision of a bizarre leiomyoma: a case report

  title={Successful pregnancy outcome after laparoscopic-assisted excision of a bizarre leiomyoma: a case report},
  author={Akihiro Takeda and Sanae Imoto and Masahiko Mori and Hiromi Nakamura},
  booktitle={Journal of medical case reports},
INTRODUCTION Bizarre leiomyoma is a rare leiomyoma variant that requires a precise histopathological evaluation. Especially when diagnosed in a younger woman, this tumor leads to challenging treatment issues involving fertility preservation. Owing to the low incidence of bizarre leiomyoma, there is insufficient evidence to support myomectomy alone as an appropriate management option. Also, the impact of bizarre leiomyoma on fertility is not well known. CASE PRESENTATION A 30-year-old Japanese… CONTINUE READING


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