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Right ovarian cystic teratoma
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Presentation A 42-year-old woman underwent an ultrasound for an ovarian mass.
 
 
 
Caption: Sagittal image of the right adnexa
Description: A complex cystic mass is seen in the right adnexa, replacing the entire right ovary. The mass has floating hyperechoic material within it.
 
 
 
Caption: Transverse image of the right adnexal mass
Description: The cystic mass with the hyperechoic contents is noted again. A bright echogenic focus demonstrating significant posterior shadowing is noted within the mass.
 
 
 
Caption: Sagittal image of the right adnexal mass
Description: The cystic mass with its hyperechoic material is visualized here in another plane. The contents are mobile and move with a change in patient position.
 
 
 
Caption: Another view of the right adnexal mass
Description: The cystic mass with the mobile contents seen again.
 
Differential Diagnosis Right ovarian dermoid [cystic teratoma]
 
Final Diagnosis Right ovarian dermoid [cystic teratoma]
 
Follow Up This patient underwent a right oopherectomy. Histopathology revealed a mature cystic teratoma.
 
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