Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology


Year
: 1999  |  Volume : 42  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 89--91

Xanthogranulomatous oophoritis--a case report.


M Naik, C Madiwale, P Vaideeswar 
 Department of Pathology, Seth G. S. Medical College, Parel, Mumbai

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M Naik
Department of Pathology, Seth G. S. Medical College, Parel, Mumbai

This is a case of a 25 year old unmarried women who presented with intermittent fever and lower abdominal pain. Laparotomy revealed a large cystic left sided tuboovarian mass adherent to surrounding structures and containing foul smelling fluid. Microscopy showed extensive replacement of the ovary by a chronic inflammatory exudate composed predominantly of foamy macrophages.


How to cite this article:
Naik M, Madiwale C, Vaideeswar P. Xanthogranulomatous oophoritis--a case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 1999;42:89-91


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Naik M, Madiwale C, Vaideeswar P. Xanthogranulomatous oophoritis--a case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 1999 [cited 2022 Aug 11 ];42:89-91
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