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Open Access Case Report
Tubal ectopic pregnancy associated with an extraskeletal chondroma of the fallopian tube: case report
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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, “Tzaneio” General State Hospital, Piraeus;
2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, “G. Chatzikosta” General State Hospital, Ioannina (Greece)
Clin. Exp. Obstet. Gynecol. 2008, 35(1), 83–85;
Published: 10 March 2008
Abstract

Extraskeletal chondroma is a relatively uncommon benign soft tissue tumor, which usually occurs in the hands and feet. The tumor may also occur around the tendon, synovium, or joint capsule. Rare sites are the tongue, testes and liver. Chondroma of the fallopian tube is extremely rare, with only two reports in the English literature. We present the first reported case of extraskeletal chondroma of the fallopian tube causing transportation impairment of the fertilized ovum in a 32-year-old gravida 1, para 1 woman.
Keywords
Extraskeletal tumor
Chondroma
Osteochondroma
Fallopian tube
Soft tissue neoplasms
Cartilaginous tumor
Benign tumor
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