Archives for dermoid cysts

Paraneoplastic anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis: have you checked the ovaries?

Kirsty Cleverly, Pietro Gambadauro and Ramesan Navaratnarajah Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2014;93(7):712-5. DOI: 10.1111/aogs.12386
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Laparoscopic conservative excision of a rare asymptomatic 11-cm ovarian dermoid cyst containing a mandible with seven teeth

Sebastiano Campo, Maria Marone, Pietro Gambadauro, Nicola Garcea Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of The Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy Gynaecological Endoscopy 2000,9 (1):65–68. A case is presented of conservative laparoscopic excision of a rare asymptomatic 11-cm ovarian dermoid cyst which contained a mandible with seven teeth, found in a 22-year-old patient. To reduce spillage, the ovary was placed in a 15-cm diameter endoscopic bag where the cyst was enucleated and then removed from the abdominal cavity. No intraoperative complications occurred. No signs or symptoms of peritonitis were observed. The patient was discharged on the first postoperative day. At
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