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Polycystic ovarian disease and left ovarian dermoid
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Presentation A young woman presents with history of inability to conceive. An ultrasound of the pelvis was performed.
 
 
 
Caption: Sagittal scan of the right ovary
Description: Multiple tiny follicles are seen scattered throughout the right ovary.
 
 
 
Caption: Transverse view of the right ovary
Description: Multiple, small follicles are seen scattered in the right ovary.
 
 
 
Caption: Sagittal view of the left ovary
Description: Multiple follicles are seen scattered in the left ovary. A densely echogenic area showing significant posterior acoustic shadowing is noted in the ovarian stroma.
 
 
 
Caption: Scan of the left ovary
Description: This image shows an echogenic ovarian mass. The posterior margins of the mass are obscured. These features along with the calcification seen in the previous image are suggestive of an ovarian dermoid.
 
Differential Diagnosis Polycystic ovarian disease and left ovarian dermoid
 
Final Diagnosis Polycystic ovarian disease and left ovarian dermoid
 
Follow Up The left ovarian dermoid was removed surgically.
 
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