Pathology of Ovary: Benign Non Neoplastic Lesions

  • Pranab Dey


In this chapter normal ovarian histology, infections various cysts and other miscellaneous non-neoplastic lesions of the ovary are discussed with the figures of gross and histopathology section. Non neoplastic lesions are mostly incidental findings. However the detailed knowledge of these lesions is helpful in the differential diagnosis of ovarian neoplasms.


Primordial follicle Primary follicle Secondary follicle Tertiary follicle Corpus luteum Corpus albecans Endometriotic cyst Xanthogranulomatous inflammation Granulomatous inflammation Ovarian oedema Stromal hyperplasia 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
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  1. 1.Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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