Benign cystic peritoneal mesothelioma: an abdominal daze

R. M. Aravind, Sangara Narayanan Narayanasamy


Benign cystic peritoneal mesothelioma (BCPM) is a rare clinical entity with varied presentations. Its obscure etiology and association with various intraabdominal conditions makes a precise diagnosis difficult. Diagnostic accuracy and diligent follow-up are essential because, though benign nature, it recurs locally. Herewith reporting a case of BCPM presenting as acute abdomen.


Benign cystic peritoneal mesothelioma, Mesothelial cells

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