Decidualized Ovarian Endometrioma in a Pregnant Woman Mimicking Ovarian Malignancy: Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Ultrasonographic Findings Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Decidualized ovarian endometrioma is a rare phenomenon in pregnancy, which can mimic ovarian malignancy in imaging and often poses a diagnostic challenge. We report a case of a large ruptured decidualized ovarian endometrioma in a 15 weeks gestation patient, and we will describe the imaging characteristics (ultrasonography and MR imaging findings) and the histopathological findings (macro- and microscopically).

authors

  • Izza Rozalli, Faizatul
  • Rahmat, Kartini
  • Fadzli, Farhana
  • Boylan, Colm
  • Deb, Pratima

publication date

  • October 2015