IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 42 / Issue 1 / DOI: 10.31083/j.ejgo.2021.01.2169
Open Access Case Report
Giant abdominopelvic retroperitoneal leiomyoma
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1 University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinical Hospital “Sveti Duh”, Catholic University of Croatia, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
2 Department of Radiology, General Hospital Bjelovar, 43000 Bjelovar, Croatia
3 Department of Clinical Pathology, Clinical Hospital “Sveti Duh” Zagreb, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2021, 42(1), 168–170; https://doi.org/10.31083/j.ejgo.2021.01.2169
Submitted: 16 June 2020 | Revised: 15 September 2020 | Accepted: 15 September 2020 | Published: 15 February 2021
Abstract

Primary giant retroperitoneal leiomyoma are rare pelvic benignomas with about a hundred described in the literature. We present a case of an extremely large abdominopelvic retroperitoneal solid tumor (leiomyoma) in a 43-year nuligravidas, 38 × 30 × 21 cm, weight 8600 g, resolved by tumorectomy with full recovery and fertility preservation.

Keywords
Myoma
Retroperitoneal tumor
Tumorectomy
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