Xanthogranulomatous Oophoritis: A Rare Case Report

Hamza Zizi, Ismail Alilou, Nisrine Mamouni, Sanae Errarhay, Chahrazad Bouchikhi, Abdelaziz Banani
2021 Scholars Journal of Medical Case Reports  
Case Report Xanthogranulomatous oophoritis is a very rare etiology of ovarian masses. Xanthogranulomatous inflammation commonly affects kidney, gallbladder, anorectal area, bone, stomach, ovaryand testis. It is a rare condition with very few cases reported in literature. A 20 years old woman was referred for chronic pelvic pain; supra-pubic ultrasonography showed a well-defined image of a large right adnexal mass, abdomio-pelvic scan showed an ovarian mass in touch with the small bowel,
more » ... -oophorectomywas performed. Histological examination of the surgical pieces was consistent with xanthogranulomatous oophoritis. The etiology of this entity is still unknown.
doi:10.36347/sjmcr.2021.v09i01.023 fatcat:enwrtngfljbsbgb4bpggjsjan4