A Huge, Subserosal, Pedunculated Leiomyoma with Degenerative Changes Mimicking an Ovarian Tumor: A Diagnostic Challenge

Article Type: Case Report
Authors: Saunri Hansadah, Deepthy Balakrishnan


Uterine fibroid is the most common benign tumour of the female genital tract with an incidence of about 20-30% in women older than 35. Giant leiomyoma with cystic degeneration can mimic ovarian cysts, creating a diagnostic dilemma. Here we present a case of a large pedunculated subserosal fibroid with torsion and degenerative changes.

Keywords: Computed tomography (CT), cystic degeneration, Leiomyoma, ovarian tumor.
Issue Number: Issue - 3   September - December 2022
Pages: 97 - 138
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