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Two Unusual Clinical Presentations of Broad-Ligament Leiomyomas: A Report of Two Cases

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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bucak State Hospital, Burdur
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bakırköy Dr. Sadi Konuk Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul
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Department of Pathology, Bucak State Hospital, Burdur
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Department of Surgery, Bucak State Hospital, Burdur
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anadolu Hospital, Antalya, Turkey
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Medicina 2012, 48(3), 23; https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina48030023
Received: 13 November 2011 / Accepted: 10 April 2012 / Published: 15 April 2012
We report on two unusual clinical presentations of broad-ligament leiomyomas. The first case was a combination of broad-ligament leiomyoma and ectopic gestational sac at the same location. The other case was a broad-ligament leiomyoma presenting as an ovarian malignancy. The differential diagnosis of broad-ligament leiomyoma should be considered in cases of an adnexal mass. Additionally, a broad-ligament leiomyoma could be the reason for an ectopic pregnancy.
Keywords: broad ligament; leiomyoma broad ligament; leiomyoma
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Yıldız, P.; Cengiz, H.; Yıldız, G.; Şam, A.D.; Yavuzcan, A.; Bilal; Şahin, L. Two Unusual Clinical Presentations of Broad-Ligament Leiomyomas: A Report of Two Cases. Medicina 2012, 48, 23.

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