Well formed teeth visible in a mature cystic teratoma(dermoid cyst) of the ovary. The tissues of a teratoma, although normal in themselves, may be quite different from surrounding tissues and may be highly disparate; teratomas have been reported to contain hair, teeth, bone and, very rarely, more complex organs or processes such as eyes,torso, and hands, feet, or other limbs. Photo credit: lunar caustic
The ovarian mass that contains fat, sebum, and teeth is the: Answer:http://www.studypk.com/…/ardms-exam-review-questions-quiz-…/ a.** Cystic teratoma** b. Fibroma c. Mucinous cystadenoma d. Yolk sac tumor
Ovarian dermoid cyst and mature cystic teratoma are terms often used interchangeably to refer to the most common ovarian neoplasm. May show calcific and tooth components with the pelvis. Read more: http://radiopaedia.org/articles/ovarian-dermoid-cyst
: Mature cystic teratoma in a 48-year-old woman. Transvaginal US scan demonstrates a complex cystic ovarian mass (calipers). A portion of the mass consists of fluid with hyperechoic lines and dots (arrows) and has been termed dermoid mesh. The mass contains a hyperechoic solid-appearing area (*), also typical of a teratoma.
A 55-year-old patient presents to the ultrasound department with a history of pelvic pressure, abdominal swelling, and abnormal uterine bleeding. A pelvic sonogram reveals a large, multiloculated cystic mass with papillary projections. What is the most likely diagnosis? Answer:a.** Serous cystadenocarcinoma** b. Cystic teratoma c. Androblastoma d. Dysgerminoma