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Korean Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2002;45(10):1843-1846.
Published online October 1, 2002.
A case of ovarian fibrothecoma with Mature teratoma of the Ipsilateral Ovary and ovarian fibroma of the contralateral Ovary.
Byoung Soo Kang, Sang Il Park, Keel Pyo Hong, Kwe Yoang Lee, See Young Jung, Tae Ro Kwak
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wallace Memorial Babtist Hospital, Pusan, Korea.
Abstract
Fibrothecoma are mesenchymal tumors deriving from the ovarian stroma and consisting of theca-like elements and fibrous tissue. The reported incidence is between 0.4 and 8.0% of all ovarian tumors and this side variability can be attributed to the difficulty in differentiation fibrothecoma from ovarian fibroma or hyperplastic stroma nodules. A dermoid cyst is composed of well-differentiated derivatives of the three germ layers; ectoderm, mesoderm, and endoderm. We have experienced a case of ovarian fibrothecoma with mature cystic teratoma of the ipsilateral ovary and ovarian fibroma of the contralateral ovary in a 33-year-old woman. We report a case with brief review of literature.
Key Words: Fibrothecoma, Mature cystic teratoma


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