Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences
RA^1 Güngör KARAGÜZEL^2 Metin ÇUBUK^3 Nihal OYGUR^1 ^1Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Akdeniz University, Faculty of Medicine, Antalya - TURKEY ^2Department of Pediatric Surgery, Akdeniz University, Faculty of Medicine, Antalya - TURKEY ^3Department of Radiology, Akdeniz University, Faculty of Medicine, Antalya - TURKEY Absract: The ovarian cyst is the most common intra-abdominal cystic lesion in the female neonate. Several authors have reported complications caused by compression of cysts on other viscera. We present a neonate with acute transient hepatic failure due to the compression of ovarian cysts on the liver.
Ovarian cyst, newborn, hepatic failure
GÜRA, AŞKIN; KARAGÜZEL, GÜNGÖR; ÇUBUK, METİN; and OYGUR, NİHAL (2006) "Hepatic Failure as a Result of Ovarian Cysts in a Newborn," Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences: Vol. 36: No. 5, Article 9. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/medical/vol36/iss5/9