Fallopian tubes

Topic Completed: 1 September 2013

Revised: 23 August 2019

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PubMed Search: Teratoma[title] fallopian tube

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Rare, ~50 cases reported, almost all benign and cystic
Case reports
Gross description
  • Usually attached by a pedicle to tubal mucosa; 0.7 to 2.0 cm
Gross images

AFIP images

Lobulated mass obscures much of tube

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Usually cystic and mature
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