Bronchogenic/foregut cyst of the ileal mesentery in a child mimicking ovarian mass

Troy A. Markel, Jingmei Lin, Rong Fan, Deborah F. Billmire

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Intraabdominal bronchogenic cysts, a type of foregut cyst, are very rare. We report a case in a 12-year-old female who presented with severe abdominal pain and, in radiology workup, a cystic lesion that mimicked ovarian mass.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)357-361
Number of pages5
JournalFetal and Pediatric Pathology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Oct 1 2013



  • Foregut cyst
  • Intraabdominal bronchogenic cysts
  • Ovarian mass mimics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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