DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20213952

Immature teratoma with a rare finding of choroid plexus

Mehak Kashyap, Neelam Gupta, Vikas Dubey, Nechal Kaur

Abstract


Mature cystic teratoma of the ovary is the most common ovarian tumour in young women. Immature teratoma is a very rare tumour, representing only 1% of all ovarian cancers. Paediatric ovarian tumours are rare, with a reported incidence rate of 2.2/100,000 in girls aged 0 to 15 years. In the case report presented here, was 12-year-old suspected to have serous cystadenoma of ovary based on CT scan, which was ultimately diagnosed with immature teratoma grade 3 after histopathological examination was done.


Keywords


Immature teratoma, Ovary, Choroid plexus

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