3.7 kg ovarian cyst removed by district infirmary surgeons

Surgeons of the general hospital in Yen Phong District of the northern province of Bac Ninh successfully removed an ovarian cyst weighing nearly 4 kilogram for an elderly woman.
 

Surgeons carry out the operation to remove the ovarian cyst (Photo: SGGP)

Surgeons carry out the operation to remove the ovarian cyst (Photo: SGGP)

73 year old woman’s belly was found to get bigger and bigger gradually and doctors verified there is a tumor in her belly.
She was hospitalized on July 11. Scan showed a 30x20 ovarian cyst occupying all her abdomen while her pulse rate was measured 80 time per minute on average and her blood pressure was 120/80 mmHg.
Surgeons were quick carried out to remove the cyst weighing 3.7 kg with fluid and hair were found inside the tumor.
After the operation, the woman’s health condition is stable and she was discharged on July 24. 

By S.NGUYEN - Translated by UYEN PHUONG

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