Indian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research

An unusal presentation of mamoth pseudo broad ligament leiomyoma with cystic degeneratons and hemorrhages: Case report

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Article Type : Case Report

Author Details: B Gowthami Krishna*,I Indira

Volume : 6

Issue : 2

Online ISSN : 2394-2754

Print ISSN : 2394-2746

Article First Page : 222

Article End Page : 224


In reproductive age group extensive mass for abdomen may leads to lots of diagnostic difficulties among those ovarian tumors and uterine fibroids are most favourable diagnosis.Huge fibroids are known to arise from the uterus, although very rarely from extra-uterine sites. Among extra-uterine fibroids, broad ligament fibroids generally achieve enormous size and generally present with pressure symptom like bladder and bowel dysfunction. We report a case of false broad ligament fibroid. This case is reported for its rarity and the diagnostic difficulties in differentiating ovarian tumor and benign fibroid with cystic degeneration.

Keywords: Pseudo broad ligament fibroid, Cystic and hyaline changes.

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