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International Journal of Recent Trends in Science and Technology, ISSN 2277-2812 E-ISSN: 2249-8109

Volume 10, Issue 2, March 2014 pp 208-209

Case Report

A Rare Case of Giant Broad Ligament Fibroid with Cervical Fibroid Mimicking Ovarian Tumour:

Interesting Case Report


Neha Goel1, Manisha Laddad2

1Sr. Resident, 2Associate Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Karad, Maharashtra, INDIA.

Academic Editor : Dr. Aher K.R.



Our reported case was a 48yr old lady with complaints of mass per abdomen and menstrual irregularities with associated bowel and bladder complaints. The data was collected by history-taking, clinical examination, laboratory investigations, transabdominal ultrasonographic examination, and by histo-pathological study of the excised surgical specimen. Exploratory laparotomy proceed abdominal panhysterectomy was done. Intraoperatively a huge 15 x 16 cm left sided broad ligament fibroid attached to lateral wall of body of uterus near isthmus buried deeply in left broad ligament was present. Another 5 x 5 cm cervical fibroid was also seen. Postoperative period was uneventful and patient was discharged after 7days. Histopathological report confirmed fibroid of cervical and broad ligament origin.