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Recommendations of procedures to follow in the case of ovarian lesions in girls

Justyna Luczak1, Wojciech Gorecki2, Dariusz Patkowski1, Maciej Baglaj3, Agnieszka Drosdzol-Cop4, Elzbieta Adamkiewicz-Drozynska5, Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz6, Mateusz Patyk6, Lidia Hirnle7
DOI: 10.5603/GP.a2021.0170
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  1. Pediatric Surgery and Urology Department, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland, Poland
  2. Department of Pediatric Surgery, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Cracow, Poland, Poland
  3. Department of Propedeutic of Pediatrics and Rare Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland, Poland
  4. Chair and Clinical Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecological Oncology, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland, Poland
  5. Medical University of Gdansk, Poland, Poland
  6. Department of General and Pediatric Radiology, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland, Poland
  7. 1st Department and Clinic of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland

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This study presents current recommendations of the Polish Association of Pediatric Surgeons (PTChD) regarding diagnostics and treatment of ovarian lesions in girls. They are based on many years of the authors’ clinical experience as well as a review of international literature and include practical clinical guidelines. The recommendations were formulated in cooperation with the Polish Association of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology (PTOHD), Polish Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Section of the Polish Society of Gynecologists and Obstetricians (PTG) and Polish Pediatric Section of the Polish Society of Radiology (PLTR). Only better understanding of prepubertal ovarian biology and natural history of its pathology may help to introduce efficient and safe diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for girls. The prepared document has been supplemented with treatment algorithms.

 

Abstract

This study presents current recommendations of the Polish Association of Pediatric Surgeons (PTChD) regarding diagnostics and treatment of ovarian lesions in girls. They are based on many years of the authors’ clinical experience as well as a review of international literature and include practical clinical guidelines. The recommendations were formulated in cooperation with the Polish Association of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology (PTOHD), Polish Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Section of the Polish Society of Gynecologists and Obstetricians (PTG) and Polish Pediatric Section of the Polish Society of Radiology (PLTR). Only better understanding of prepubertal ovarian biology and natural history of its pathology may help to introduce efficient and safe diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for girls. The prepared document has been supplemented with treatment algorithms.

 

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ovarian neoplasms; ovarian masses; child; management; algorithms

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Title

Recommendations of procedures to follow in the case of ovarian lesions in girls

Journal

Ginekologia Polska

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Ahead of Print

Article type

Guidelines / Expert consensus

Published online

2021-11-25

DOI

10.5603/GP.a2021.0170

Keywords

ovarian neoplasms
ovarian masses
child
management
algorithms

Authors

Justyna Luczak
Wojciech Gorecki
Dariusz Patkowski
Maciej Baglaj
Agnieszka Drosdzol-Cop
Elzbieta Adamkiewicz-Drozynska
Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz
Mateusz Patyk
Lidia Hirnle

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