Leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus

Syed M. Ali, Kamran A. Malik, Hani Al-Qadhi, Muhammad Shafiq

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Smooth muscle tumours of the round ligament of the uterus are rare and can mimic an inguinal hernia. Preoperative diagnosis can be established by a computed tomography scan of the abdomen or an exploration of the inguinal canal. Surgical excision is a curative treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)363-365
Number of pages3
JournalSultan Qaboos University Medical Journal
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • Case report
  • Leiomyoma
  • Oman
  • Round ligament

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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