Hong Kong Med J 2004;10:139-41 | Number 2, April 2004
Laparoscopic management of large ovarian cysts: more than cosmetic considerations
KK Ma, PZY Tsui, WC Wong, KY Kun, LSF Lo, TK Ng
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
Laparoscopic management of three cases, each with a large ovarian cyst, is reported. Appropriate preoperative assessment, patient counselling, and good laparoscopic skills are the cornerstones of successful laparoscopic management in such patients.
Key words: Counseling; Laparoscopy; Neoplasm staging; Ovarian neoplasms
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