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Indian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research

Clear cell carcinoma of ovary in pregnancy

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Author Details : K J Swathy*, Usha V

Volume : 6, Issue : 1, Year : 2019

Article Page : 110-112

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Clear cell carcinoma in pregnancy is a rare event, accounts for less than 1%. Here we present a 29year old women who was incidentally diagnosed to have an abdominal mass corresponding to 24 week size on her first trimester visit, Ca 125 was 49, MRI pelvis showed large complex ovarian cyst probably cystic ovarian neoplasm. Patient underwent fertility preserving staging laparotomy. Intraoperative right salphingo-ovariotomy was performed. Histopathology reported as Clear cell carcinoma of ovary. The couple decided to undergo Medical termination of pregnancy after multidisciplinary team counselling provided by Medical oncologist and obstetrician. After six months of adjuvant chemotherapy with paclitaxel and carboplatin patient improved symptomatically better and is on regular follow up.

Keywords: Clear cell carcinoma of ovary.

Doi : 10.18231/2394-2754.2019.0026

How to cite : Swathy K J, Usha V, Clear cell carcinoma of ovary in pregnancy. Indian J Obstet Gynecol Res 2019;6(1):110-112

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