Ovarian Cyst - Laparoscopic Ovarian Cystectomy


A 38 year old woman presented for fertility investigations. She had been experiencing bloating.


A pelvic ultrasound revealed a 12cm left ovarian cyst.


She subsequently underwent a Laparoscopic left Ovarian Cystectomy.


The pathology revealed a benign serous cystadenoma.

The large left ovarian cyst is in front of the uterus.

The cyst is decompressed and stripped out.

The ovarian cortex is incised to reveal the large cyst

Ongoing remodeling of the left ovary will occur over the next few weeks.