Follicular ovarian cyst

Case contributed by Dr Shailaja Muniraj


Lower abdominal pain since 2 weeks.

Patient Data

Age: 14 years
Gender: Female

There is a cystic lesion in the left ovary, which shows clear contents and posterior acoustic enhancement.  


Hypo-attenuating cystic lesion in the left ovary seen. No enlarged lymph nodes. 


Left ovary is bulky and shows a well defined, cystic lesion measuring less than 3 cm. No internal debris / septa / nodule. No restriction on DWI/ADC images.

Uterus and right ovary appears normal.

Case Discussion

Left-sided follicular ovarian cyst without torsion. 

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Case information

rID: 49380
Published: 22nd Nov 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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