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2005, Volume 21, Number 3-4, Page(s) 070-071     
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ENDOMETRIOSIS IN ACCESSORY OVARY: A CASE REPORT
Yurdanur SÜLLÜ, Gamze DÖNMEZ, Bedri KANDEMİR
Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Patoloji Anabilim Dalı, Samsun
Keywords: Accessory ovary, endometriosis

Accessory ovary, described as extra ovary either adjacent or connected to normal ovaries, is a rare gynecological anomaly. Accessory ovaries may develop secondary to embryogenetic abnormalities, or to damage of normal ovaries due to inflammation or surgery. It is usually asymptomatic and defined incidentally. We report a rare case with endometriosis in accessory ovary, which was operated with diagnosis of ovarian cyst and myoma uteri.

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