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A Case Report of Pre Menarcheal Ovarian Cyst - A Rarity

Dr. Chandni, Dr. R. Nithya

Abstract: Age-related changes in ovarian morphology and size have been studied in the past. Various studies show that ovarian volume is relatively stable up to 5-6 years of age, followed by an increase in cystic functional changes in the ovary, when the regular age-related growth started. USG studies now have established that ovary has a heterogenous echotexture with cysts being a common finding. We consider case of a 12yr old prepubertal girl who came with complaint of lower abdominal pain, who was diagnosed and treated for ovarian torsion with a para-ovarian cyst after two prior clinic visits.

Keywords: Ovarian torsion, gynecologic emergency, prepubertal ovarian cyst, dermoid cyst, germ cell tumour

Country: India, Subject Area: Gynaecology

Pages: 557 - 560

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019

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Dr. Chandni, Dr. R. Nithya, "A Case Report of Pre Menarcheal Ovarian Cyst - A Rarity", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR),, Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019, 557 - 560

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