Endometrioma of the liver

Vittorio Rovati, Edoardo Faleschini, Paolo Vercellini, Giovanni Nervetti, Giorgio Tagliabue, Guido Benzi

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Hepatic endometriosis is extremely rare. We describe a patient sent to us with epigastric pain as the only symptom and who was found to have associated endometrioma of the liver and left ovary. We suggest a gynecologic evaluation before surgery for hepatic cyst of unknown cause.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1490-1492
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Issue number5 PART 1
Publication statusPublished - 1990


  • abdominal pain
  • Endometriosis
  • liver cyst

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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    Rovati, V., Faleschini, E., Vercellini, P., Nervetti, G., Tagliabue, G., & Benzi, G. (1990). Endometrioma of the liver. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 163(5 PART 1), 1490-1492. https://doi.org/10.1016/0002-9378(90)90611-A