GROWING TERATOMA SYNDROME CASE REPORT OF A RARE ENTITYJournal: University Journal of Medicine and Medical Specialities (Vol.5, No. 8)
Publication Date: 2019-12-04
Authors : SHIBI PAUL;
Page : 66-67
Keywords : Growing teratoma; germ cell tumors; enlarging mass; normal tumor marker levels; chemotherapeutic retroversion;
Growing teratoma syndrome is a rare benign clinical entity seen among patients diagnosed with non-seminomatous or non-dysgerminomatous germ cell tumors after receiving chemotherapy. In this article, we report a case of a growing teratoma syndrome in a 27 year old lady who presented with recurrent abdominal swelling after completing treatment for right ovarian immature teratoma.
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