Rupture of an endometrioma mimicking ovarian malignancy


Telli E., ÖGE T. , YALÇIN Ö. T. , Ozalp S. S. , Ciftci E.

MEDICAL JOURNAL OF BAKIRKOY, cilt.12, sa.2, ss.89-91, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5350/btdmjb201612207
  • Dergi Adı: MEDICAL JOURNAL OF BAKIRKOY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.89-91

Özet

Endometriomas are cystic endometrial lesions on ovary. Corelation between Ca 125 levels and the severty of endometriosis has been reported before. We report a case of multiloculated endometriotic cyst ruptured at one locule presented with pleural effusion, pelvic acid and elevated Ca 125 levels like an ovarian malignancy.