Abdominal wall endometriosis associated with ventriculoperitoneal and lumboperitoneal shunts

International Journal of Surgical Pathology, 05/31/2012

Endometriosis involving the site of shunt insertion is an extremely rare phenomenon with, as far as the authors are aware, only a single previously reported case. However, it should be considered in the differential diagnosis when a mass develops at a shunt site in a woman of reproductive age.

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