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A rare presentation of a retroperitoneal cystic teratoma in an adult.
  • Elroy Weledji,
  • Ngwane Ntongwetape
Elroy Weledji
University of Buea
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Ngwane Ntongwetape
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Abstract

Being of embryonal tissue origin, the teratomas are rare in adults, typically occurring either in the gonads or in the sacrococcygeal region in infancy and childhood. We present a case of a teratoma in the lesser sac of an adult female managed by en-bloc resection with the infiltrating stomach segment.

Peer review status:Published

06 Aug 2021Published in Journal of Clinical Images and Medical Case Reports volume 2 issue 4. 10.52768/2766-7820/1257