Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 141--143

Massive abdominal wall endometriosis masquerading as desmoid tumour


Mani Anand, Sanjay D Deshmukh 
 Department of Pathology, Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College and General Hospital, Narhe, Pune, India

Correspondence Address:
Mani Anand
Department of Pathology, Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College and General Hospital, Narhe, Off Pune-Mumbai Bypass, Pune - 411 041, Maharashtra
India

Endometriosis is a common gynaecological condition that usually presents as an abdominal lump. It can be a diagnostic dilemma and should be considered as a differential diagnosis for lumps in the abdomen in females. We discuss a case of abdominal wall endometriosis following caesarean section, which was misdiagnosed as a desmoid tumour.


How to cite this article:
Anand M, Deshmukh SD. Massive abdominal wall endometriosis masquerading as desmoid tumour.J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2011;4:141-143


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Anand M, Deshmukh SD. Massive abdominal wall endometriosis masquerading as desmoid tumour. J Cutan Aesthet Surg [serial online] 2011 [cited 2021 Feb 28 ];4:141-143
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