EJMCR. 2018; 2(January 2018): 30-32

Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report

Authors: Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum.

ABSTRACT

Background: Struma ovarii is a rare ovarian tumor. Most of the cases are benign and a few cases have previously been reported with malignant transformation. Case Presentation: A 55 year old multiparous women presented with excessive menstrual bleeding, lower abdominal pain and distention. Histopathology report confirmed the presence of struma ovarii. Total abdominal hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo oophorectomy was done. Conclusion: Recommendation for treatment is excision of the tumor (teratoma) with follow up to see any metastatic possibility

Keywords:
Struma Ovarii, malignant, ovarian cancer, papillary thyroid carcinoma, case report


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Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report


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Muhammad Naeem
PINUM Cancer Hospital Jail road Faisalabad
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Muhammad Iqbal
PINUM Cancer Hospital Jail Road Faisalabad, Pakistan
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Muhammad Babar Imran
PINUM Cancer Hospital Jail road Faisalabad
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Rubina Tabassum
PINUM Cancer Hospital, Jail road, Faisalabad, Pakistan
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Muhammad Naeem. Muhammad Naeem, PINUM Cancer Hospital Jail road Faisalabad; muhammadnaeemdr@yahoo.com

Publication history
Published online 01 Jan 1970
Received 14 Nov 2017
Accepted 25 Jan 2018
Published in print 20 Feb 2018

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Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum. Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report. EJMCR. 2018; 2(January 2018): 30-32. doi:10.24911/ejmcr/2/5


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Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum. Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report. EJMCR. (2018), [cited November 21, 2018]; 2(January 2018): 30-32. doi:10.24911/ejmcr/2/5


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Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum (2018) Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report. EJMCR, 2 (January 2018), 30-32. doi:10.24911/ejmcr/2/5


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Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum. 2018. Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report. European Journal of Medical Case Reports, 2 (January 2018), 30-32. doi:10.24911/ejmcr/2/5


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Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum. "Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report." European Journal of Medical Case Reports 2 (2018), 30-32. doi:10.24911/ejmcr/2/5


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Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum. "Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report." European Journal of Medical Case Reports 2.January 2018 (2018), 30-32. Print. doi:10.24911/ejmcr/2/5


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Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Iqbal, Muhammad Babar Imran, Rubina Tabassum (2018) Malignant struma ovarii: a rare case report. European Journal of Medical Case Reports, 2 (January 2018), 30-32. doi:10.24911/ejmcr/2/5


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