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Acute Abdomen as an Unusual Presentation of Broad Ligament Angiomyolipoma. A Case Report and Review of Literature

Acute Abdomen as an Unusual Presentation of Broad Ligament Angiomyolipoma. A Case Report and... Indian J Surg Oncol (December 2012) 3(4):276–278 DOI 10.1007/s13193-012-0169-8 CASE REPORT Acute Abdomen as an Unusual Presentation of Broad Ligament Angiomyolipoma. A Case Report and Review of Literature Shakuntala P. N. & Shilpashree M. & Geethanjali S. & S. K. Sharma Received: 10 February 2012 /Accepted: 8 June 2012 /Published online: 18 July 2012 Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2012 Case Report completely resected, clamping its attachments to the para- metrial and lateral pelvic wall and other soft tissues (Fig. 2). A 55 year old postmenopausal woman presented with com- Frozen section was reported as lipomatous tumour. Total hys- plaints of sudden onset of right sided abdominal pain restrict- terectomy with bilateral salphingo-oophorectomy was then ing her daily activities. Physical examination showed a large, performed. smooth and tender immovable mass, extending from right lumbar region to the right anterior superior iliac spine and Pathology extending beyond the midline of the abdomen. On per spec- ulum examination the cervix could not be visualised and to the Grossly the tumour was irregular, whitish yellowish, bosse- extent vagina was seen, appeared normal. On per vaginal and lated with surface vessels and measuring 30×23.5×25 cms. rectal examination, cervix was pulled up. Uterus felt http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology Springer Journals

Acute Abdomen as an Unusual Presentation of Broad Ligament Angiomyolipoma. A Case Report and Review of Literature

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Springer Journals
Copyright
2012 Indian Association of Surgical Oncology
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0975-7651
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0976-6952
DOI
10.1007/s13193-012-0169-8
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Abstract

Indian J Surg Oncol (December 2012) 3(4):276–278 DOI 10.1007/s13193-012-0169-8 CASE REPORT Acute Abdomen as an Unusual Presentation of Broad Ligament Angiomyolipoma. A Case Report and Review of Literature Shakuntala P. N. & Shilpashree M. & Geethanjali S. & S. K. Sharma Received: 10 February 2012 /Accepted: 8 June 2012 /Published online: 18 July 2012 Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2012 Case Report completely resected, clamping its attachments to the para- metrial and lateral pelvic wall and other soft tissues (Fig. 2). A 55 year old postmenopausal woman presented with com- Frozen section was reported as lipomatous tumour. Total hys- plaints of sudden onset of right sided abdominal pain restrict- terectomy with bilateral salphingo-oophorectomy was then ing her daily activities. Physical examination showed a large, performed. smooth and tender immovable mass, extending from right lumbar region to the right anterior superior iliac spine and Pathology extending beyond the midline of the abdomen. On per spec- ulum examination the cervix could not be visualised and to the Grossly the tumour was irregular, whitish yellowish, bosse- extent vagina was seen, appeared normal. On per vaginal and lated with surface vessels and measuring 30×23.5×25 cms. rectal examination, cervix was pulled up. Uterus felt

Journal

Indian Journal of Surgical OncologySpringer Journals

Published: Dec 1, 2012

Keywords: surgical oncology; oncology; surgery

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