Ultrasound-guided interventional therapy for recurrent ovarian chocolate cysts.

  title={Ultrasound-guided interventional therapy for recurrent ovarian chocolate cysts.},
  author={Lu-lu Wang and Xiao-qiu Dong and Xiao-Hui Shao and Si-ming Wang},
  journal={Ultrasound in medicine & biology},
  volume={37 10},
The aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness of ultrasound-guided interventional therapy in the treatment of postoperative recurrent chocolate cysts. The 198 patients enrolled in this study were divided into three groups. In group 1, the saline washing group, the cavity of the cyst was washed thoroughly with warm saline. In group 2, the ethanol short-time retention group, after washing with saline, the cyst was injected with 95% ethanol with a volume of half of the fluid aspirated… CONTINUE READING
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