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Yeungnam University Journal of Medicine 1992;9(1):197-202.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.12701/yujm.1992.9.1.197    Published online June 30, 1992.
A case of meigs' syndrome occured in pregnancy.
Dae Hyun Cho, Sang Heon Kim, Min Whan Koh, Tae Hyung Lee, Sung Ho Lee
Abstract
Meigs' syndrome consists of an ovarian fibroma, or fibroma-like benign tumor, associated with fluid in both abdomen and chest. Characteristically, the ascites and hydrothorax disappeared and do not recurred following removal of the ovarian tumor. The authors presented a case of Meigs' syndrome that was cured by surgical removal of ovarian tumor and resulted in normal pregnancy outcome in 27-year-old pregnant woman with a brief review of literatures.
Key Words: Meigs' syndrome, Ovarian fibroma, Ascites, Hydrothorax, Pregnancy


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