Obstetric and Gynaecology Teaching  on the Ovary

The following topics were discussed at todays O&G Surgical Pathology Demonstration at NMUH

Ovarian Cysts

  • Follicular Cysts, PCO , Luteal Cysts, Simple Cyst
  • Ovarian Torsion
  • Endometriosis
    • other sites fallopian tube, umbilicus, lung perioneum bowel
    • Differential diagnosis of an umbilical lump
    • Histological appearances (endometrial glands and stroma)
    • Occurrences in males (extremely rare)
  • Serous Cystadenomas , Mucinous Cystadenomas
  • General radiological features of cysts

Ovarian Carcinoma

Ovarian Teratomas

  • Benign Cystic Teratoma (Dermoid Cyst)
  • Malignant change
  • Struma Ovarii
  • Struma Carcinoid

Thecoma Fibroma of Ovary

  • Association with Meigs’ Syndrome
  • Association with Gorlins Syndrome

Granulosa Cell Tumour

Brenner Tumour  (Transitional Cell Tumour of the ovary)_

Krukenberg Tumour (not discussed)

Ectopic Preganancy (not discussed)

Below are hyperlinks to medscape.com articles on some of these subjects from this demonstration m the previous one on uterine pathology and others topics not discussed which maybe useful.


Benign Cervical Lesions
Benign Lesions of the Ovaries
 Benign Vulvar Lesions
Borderline Ovarian Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Condyloma Acuminatum
Conization of Cervix
Ectopic Pregnancy
Endometrial Carcinoma
Granulosa-Theca Cell Tumors
Gynecologic Tumor Markers
Hydatidiform Mole
Meigs Syndrome
Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian Cysts
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
Placenta Previa
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Postpartum Hemorrhage
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Prolapse
Examination of the Placenta
Struma Ovarii