An atypical case of pelvic leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata

Bhattacharya, S.; Pati, S.; Naskar, A. and Dey, S. (2010) An atypical case of pelvic leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 9 (2). ISSN 0972-5997

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An exceptional case of Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata which occurred in a perimenopausal woman was mistaken for ovarian malignancy at laparotomy as it had extensive involvement of the pelvic peritoneum without a trace of leiomyoma in uterus and cervix.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Leiomyomatosis Peritonealis Disseminata, Peritoneal Leiomyomatosis, Leiomyoma, Uterus, Cervix, Ovarian Malignancy, Laparotomy, Perimenopausal Woman
Subjects:Surgical Procedures, Operative > Laparotomy
Female Genital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications > Genital Diseases, Female > Uterine Diseases
Digestive System Diseases > Peritoneal Diseases > Peritoneal Neoplasms
-Journal Repositories > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
Neoplasms > Neoplasms by Histologic Type > Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Digestive System Diseases > Digestive System Neoplasms > Peritoneal Neoplasms
Neoplasms > Neoplasms by Site > Pelvic Neoplasms
ID Code:3571
Deposited By:Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya
Deposited On:14 September 2010

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