Complications of Adnexal MassesOpen image in new window

  • Jean Noel Buy
  • Michel Ghossain


Ovarian masses are usually asymptomatic and may grow to significant size before they can be palpated and give rise to symptoms. Intracystic hemorrhage, rupture or leakage, and torsion are the most frequent complications; infection, necrosis, fistula, and hernia are rare.


Fallopian Tube Corpus Luteum Hydatid Cyst Dermoid Cyst Solid Portion 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Noel Buy
    • 1
  • Michel Ghossain
    • 2
  1. 1.Service RadiologieHopital Hotel-DieuParisFrance
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyHotel Dieu de FranceBeirutLebanon

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