IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 42 / Issue 1 / DOI: 10.31083/j.ejgo.2021.01.2153
Open Access Case Report
Laparoscopy-assisted excision of an ovarian fibroma in an 18-month-old toddler: a case report
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1 Department of Surgical Oncology, Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, 500073 Hyderabad, India

These authors contributed equally.

Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2021, 42(1), 161–164; https://doi.org/10.31083/j.ejgo.2021.01.2153
Submitted: 27 May 2020 | Revised: 12 August 2020 | Accepted: 12 August 2020 | Published: 15 February 2021
Abstract

Sex cord-stromal tumors (SCST) of ovary comprise around 5% of ovarian neoplasms. Ovarian fibromas are one of the most common benign SCST of the ovary usually seen most commonly in the 5th decade of life and rarely in the pediatric age group. We operated on an 18-month-old toddler; she presented with abdominal distension and on evaluation was diagnosed as having ovarian mass with ascites. Intraoperatively right ovarian mass with ascites noted seen and laparoscopy-assisted right salpingo-oophorectomy done. Final histopathology was reported as an ovarian fibroma.

Keywords
Sex cord stromal tumors
Ovary
Fibroma
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