Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus

Syed M. Ali, Kamran A. Malik, Hani Al-Qadhi, Muhammad Shafiq

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Abstract

Smooth muscle tumours of the round ligament of the uterus are rare and can mimic an inguinal hernia. Preoperative diagnosis can be established by a computed tomography scan of the abdomen or an exploration of the inguinal canal. Surgical excision is a curative treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)363-365
Number of pages3
JournalSultan Qaboos University Medical Journal
Volume12
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Keywords

  • Case report
  • Leiomyoma
  • Oman
  • Round ligament

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Ali, S. M., Malik, K. A., Al-Qadhi, H., & Shafiq, M. (2012). Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, 12(3), 363-365.