Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

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

Fingerprint

Inguinal Canal
Smooth Muscle Tumor
Inguinal Hernia
Leiomyoma
Abdomen
Tomography
Round Ligament of Uterus

Keywords

  • Case report
  • Leiomyoma
  • Oman
  • Round ligament

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

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.

Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus. / Ali, Syed M.; Malik, Kamran A.; Al-Qadhi, Hani; Shafiq, Muhammad.

In: Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2012, p. 363-365.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ali, SM, Malik, KA, Al-Qadhi, H & Shafiq, M 2012, 'Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus', Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 363-365.
Ali, Syed M. ; Malik, Kamran A. ; Al-Qadhi, Hani ; Shafiq, Muhammad. / Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus. In: Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 2012 ; Vol. 12, No. 3. pp. 363-365.
@article{61e94bc3fa604af0a72765abcd8d44af,
title = "Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus",
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.",
keywords = "Case report, Leiomyoma, Oman, Round ligament",
author = "Ali, {Syed M.} and Malik, {Kamran A.} and Hani Al-Qadhi and Muhammad Shafiq",
year = "2012",
language = "English",
volume = "12",
pages = "363--365",
journal = "Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal",
issn = "2075-051X",
publisher = "Sultan Qaboos University",
number = "3",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus

AU - Ali, Syed M.

AU - Malik, Kamran A.

AU - Al-Qadhi, Hani

AU - Shafiq, Muhammad

PY - 2012

Y1 - 2012

N2 - 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.

AB - 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.

KW - Case report

KW - Leiomyoma

KW - Oman

KW - Round ligament

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84902844852&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84902844852&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

VL - 12

SP - 363

EP - 365

JO - Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal

JF - Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal

SN - 2075-051X

IS - 3

ER -