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273 Possible Causes for Enlarged Uterus, Lower Abdominal Pain, Rarely Malignant

  • Ovarian Cyst

    They are very rarely malignant; however, women who develop dermoid cysts have a risk of them returning even after surgery.[] A 69-year-old Japanese woman presented to her practitioner complaining of dull lower abdominal pain. She was referred to us for presumed uterine tumor.[] Although rare, ovarian malignancies do make up 1 percent of all malignancies found in children and adolescents, and must be considered.[]

  • Uterine Fibroid

    malignant transformation of UL to uterine leiomyosarcoma.[] We present a case of a 37-year-old white nullipara who presented in the emergency room with acute, lower-abdominal pain which reportedly started after riding over a bump on[] Pelvic magnetic resonance imaging revealed a markedly enlarged uterus with multiple fibroids.[]

  • Leiomyosarcoma

    In conclusion, primary pancreatic leiomyosarcoma is a rare and highly malignant tumor associated with poor prognosis.[] According to the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, morcellation was developed to reduce the size of an enlarged uterus so that it could be removed through small laparoscopic[] A 44-year-old premenopausal patient presented with a 5-day history of lower abdominal pain.[]

  • Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma

    Endometrial stromal sarcoma (ESS) is a rare malignant neoplasm of the uterus.[] At age 34 years, she visited our hospital, complaining of lower abdominal pain. A 10cm tumor was detected behind her uterus.[] A later scan showed further enlargement of the uterus (16 cm 13 cm 10 cm) with the intramural fibroid 10 cm 7 cm in posterior wall.[]

  • Uterine Leiomyosarcoma

    Mesenchymal uterine tumors are rare malignancies, occurring in only 17 per one million women annually.[] The transvaginal ultrasonography showed an enlarged uterus with an 8 8 cm uterine solid mass, partially vasculated.[] abdominal pain.[]

  • Struma Ovarii

    Most of the struma ovarii are benign; rarely can they undergo malignant transformation.[] Gross examination revealed 71 g uterus with bilaterally enlarged cystically dilated ovaries. Right and left ovary measured 12 and 8 cm, respectively.[] A 41-year-old Filipina presented with 1-year history of recurrent lower abdominal pain, abdominal swelling and vomiting.[]

  • Endometriosis

    […] it may rarely cause malignant transformation.[] This was associated with cyclical lower abdominal pains, abdominal swelling, and weight loss.[] It usually occurs in women in their reproductive years and may result in a diffusely enlarged uterus with ectopic and benign endometrial glands and stroma.[]

  • Ovarian Cyst Torsion

    Adnexal torsion rarely occurs in malignant (cancerous) ovaries since they usually have associated adhesions (scar tissue).[] Uterus, septated ovarian cyst, ovarian "lesion" 3 Replies, Cancer Concerns - GYN » Ovarian cyst or ovarian cancer 4 Replies, Cancer Concerns - GYN » help and info needed.[] The presentation of ovarian torsion classically includes acute onset lower abdominal pain and a palpable adnexal mass; nausea and vomiting occur in 70 % of patients [ 3 ].[]

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    Pelvic actinomycosis associated with the use of intrauterine contraceptive devices (IUDs) can mimic pelvic malignancy.[] In some instances the borders of the uterus and ovaries appear indistinct.[] We report the case of a 30-year-old housewife who presented with fever and lower abdominal pain, and was diagnosed with an adnexal collection.[]

  • Ovarian Torsion

    The operation was completed without addition procedures LESSONS:: Ovarian torsion is benign in most cases and malignancy is rare.[] lower quadrant abdominal pain.[] uterus.[]