Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Gynecology Oncology
Squamous Cell Carcinoma in the Shadow of the Mature Cystic Teratoma of the Ovary: A Case Report

Fatemeh Shafizadeh; Sara Babazadeh; Fatemeh Nasiri Amiri; Ahmadreza Shafizadeh

Volume 6, Issue 4 , August 2021, , Pages 233-238

  Mature cystic teratomas, also named dermoid cysts, are the most benign ovarian germ cell tumors and can occur in any age group. Transformation of the mature elements within the dermoid cyst to the malignancy termed mature cystic teratomas (MCTs) with malignant transformation occurs in only 1-2 % of cases. ...  Read More

Retroperitoneal Dermoid Cyst Between the Rectum and Vagina: A Case Report

Abed Ebrahimi; Frogh Pourgholam; Mahbobeh Rostami; Farzad Abaszadeh; Behzad Gholamveisi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September and October 2019, , Pages 155-159

  Background & Objective: Mature cystic teratomas are rare neoplasms and consist of at least two to three embryonic layers. While these tumors are most commonly seen in the testes and ovaries, they have been reported elsewhere. Case Report: A 22-year-old female patient referred to Mehr Hospital in ...  Read More

Examining CA 19-9 Tumor Marker in Ovarian Dermoid Cysts; A Retrospective Study

Azar Ahmadzadeh; Nahid Shahbazian; Boshra Arkavazi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March and April 2018, , Pages 19-22

  Aims Tumor markers are very applicable for examining differential diagnoses of adenosine masses. Increases in CA 19-9 have been reported in epithelial ovarian and endometrial tumors. Dermoid cysts are the most prevalent ovarian germ cell tumors. The aim of the present study was to examine Cancer Antigen ...  Read More

Clinical Points in Dermoid Cyst Management: A Review Article

Atefeh Moridi; Maliheh Arab; Ghazaleh Fazli; Maryam Khayamzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 3 , November and December 2016

  Dermoid cyst is a benign and common ovarian neoplasm affecting women. Sources for this review article were taken from PubMed and other up-to-date databases covering the period from Jan 2010 to Jan 2016. Keywords for the search were “dermoid cyst” and “treatment”. A search of the ...  Read More