Chocolate cyst

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chocolate cyst

Cyst of the ovary with intracavitary haemorrhage and formation of a haematoma containing old brown blood; often seen with endometriosis of the ovary but occasionally with other types of cyst's. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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chocolate cyst

one filled with hemosiderin, causing a dark color, following local hemorrhage, such as may occur in the ovary in ovarian endometriosis.
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Chocolate Cyst

An ovarian cyst that is filled with old blood from tissues in the uterus. The cyst is commonly found when endometriosis attacks the ovary causing it to bleed and swell. The fluid in the cyst generally looks like chocolate syrup or used motor oil. Synonym(s): Endometrioma
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chocolate cyst

Type: Term Definitions: 1. cyst of the ovary with intracavitary hemorrhage and formation of a hematoma containing old brown blood; often seen with endometriosis of the ovary but occasionally with other types of cysts.
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Chocolate Cyst

A cyst in the ovary filled with old blood which is usually treated with laparoscopy.
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