IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 25 / Issue 6 / pii/2004283

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Case Report

Management of ovarian dysgerminoma during a pregnancy complicated by preeclampsia; A case report

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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara (Turkey)
2 Department of Pathology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara (Turkey)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2004, 25(6), 759–760;
Published: 10 December 2004

A case of a 25-year-old primigravid woman at 31 weeks' gestation with the diagnosis of preeclampsia, malignant pelvic mass, fetal growth restriction and postpartum pulmonary thromboembolism is reported. Fertility preserving surgery for ovarian carcinoma fol­lowing cesarean delivery was carried out. Final histopathology revealed Stage IC dysgerminoma. After eight months of initial surgery she became pregnant spontaneously. After two years of initial surgery she is still alive without any evidence of disease.

Pulmonary thromboembolism
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