Journal of Surgery

ISSN: [Jurnalul de chirurgie]
ISSN: 1584-9341

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A rare case of giant lower abdominal swelling diagnosed as peritoneal simple mesothelial cyst


Setu Ladani, Jatin G Bhatt, Jignesh P Dave, Siddharth Jindal, Devendrakumar Rathore

A peritoneal simple mesothelial cyst is a very rare mesenteric
cyst. Though the lesion being generally asymptomatic, it
usually ranges between a few centimeters to 10 cm; however,
occasionally it presents with various, non-specific symptoms,
which makes correct pre-operative diagnosis difficult. We
present a case of a giant peritoneal simple mesothelial cyst that
was successfully managed by complete surgical excision
without any known intra and post operative surgical


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