Ovarian Dysgerminomas Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Apr 15, 2015
  • Author: Chad M Michener, MD; Chief Editor: Warner K Huh, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Gastrointestinal considerations are as follows:

  • Colorectal cancer
  • Bowel/omental adhesions
  • Diverticula
  • Fecal impaction
  • Low-lying cecum

Genitourinary considerations are as follows:

  • Pelvic abscess
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Ovarian torsion
  • Benign ovarian cyst
  • Hydrosalpinx (salpingitis isthmic nodosum)
  • Retroperitoneal tumor
  • Bladder distention
  • Pelvic kidney
  • Urachal cyst

Differential Diagnoses

  • Ectopic Pregnancy