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Table 1 Struma ovarii associated with Pseudo-Meigs' syndrome and elevated CA125 level: reported cases

From: Struma ovarii associated with pseudo-Meigs' syndrome and elevated serum CA 125: a case report and review of the literature

Author No. of patients Age
(years)
Clinical symptoms CA 125
(U/mL)
Treatments Prognosis & follow up time
Bethune M
et al. (9)
1 62 Acute hydrothoraces, dyspnea and abdominal swelling 1570 Total hysterectomy and bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy Well, 5 months
Long CY
et a.l (10)
2 53
78
Both with abdominal swelling, pain, or dyspnea 233
335
Both with total hysterectomy and bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy Well, 10 months
Well, 6 months
Huh JJ
et al. (11)
1 65 Abdominal distension,
dyspnea
402 Total hysterectomy and bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy and appendectomy and omental biopsy Well, 4 months
Loizzi V
et al. (12)
1 65 Dyspnea,
diffuse abdominal pain
161 Not included Well, 2 months
Mitrou S
et al.(13)
1 58 Large pelvic mass, ascites 1028 Total hysterectomy and bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy Well, 12 months
Paladini D, et al(14) 1 42 Ascites, fever, diarrhea, vomiting and significant weight
loss.
2548 Right Salpingo-oophorectomy Well, 6 months
Obeidat BR, et al(15) 1 67 Dyspnea, abdominal swelling, pelvic mass 176 Total hysterectomy and bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy Well, 6 months
Rana V,
et al (16)
1 70 Progressive ascites, bilateral pleural effusion 284 total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral Salphingo-
opherectomy and partial omentectomy
Well, 3 months
Present case 1 46 Abdominal swelling,
fatigue, weight loss
1230.9 Total hysterectomy and bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy Well, 3 months