What Are the Complications of Dermoid Ovary Tumor?

Q:
What are the complications of dermoid ovary tumor?

A:
Dermoid ovary tumor is a kind of ovary tumor. It is difficult to cure. The common length of survival after diagnosis is 1 year. With immediate medical treatments, a small number of patients can live 3 years.

Dermoid ovary tumor is a kind of painful disease, it can not only do damage to one’s body but will cause some other complications including torsion of the pedicle with hemorrhagic infarction, malignant changes in ovaries and ovarian lesions.

Dermoid ovary is difficult to cure, but some methods can help to relieve its symptoms. Patients can take some medicines and can choose more aggressive surgical approach such as surgery, chemotherapy, radiation.

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