Benign Cystic Mesothelioma in a Girl

Aditya Pratap Singh, Arun Kumar Gupta, Dinesh Kumar Barolia, Vinay Mathur


Benign cystic mesothelioma (BCM) is an uncommon tumor. A 9-year-old girl presented with acute abdominal pain and vomiting for the last 24 hours. Ultrasound abdomen and contrast enhanced CT scan were suggestive of cystic lesion. At laparotomy, a cystic mass arising from the peritoneum was found, which was excised completely. On histopathological examination it was diagnosed as benign mesothelioma.


Benign; Cystic; Child; Mesothelioma.

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