Retroperitoneal teratoma presenting as acute abdomen in an elderly person. Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • A 56-year-old man presented with acute abdomen. Clinically, he was diagnosed as having perigastric abscess. On exploration, a retroperitoneal cystic teratoma was encountered. Postoperatively, he recovered uneventfully and has no residual disease two years later.

publication date

  • April 2000