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Giant Epidermoid Inclusion Cyst of the Clitoris Mimicking Clitoromegaly

Al-Ojaimi, Eftekhar Hassan ArBOG, FRCOG; Abdulla, Maryam Mohd MRCOG

Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease:
doi: 10.1097/LGT.0b013e318259a410
Original Articles

Abstract: We describe a rare case of clitoromegaly due to a large clitoral cyst that occurred spontaneously without any declared previous female genital mutilation. The cyst was excised successfully with good cosmetic results.

In Brief

Successful excision of a huge epidermoid cyst of the clitoris, with good cosmetic recovery and normal clitoral sensitivity after surgery.

Author Information

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dubai Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, Government of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Reprint requests to: Eftekhar Hassan Al-Ojaimi, ArBOG, FRCOG, PO Box. 37320, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. E-mail:

©2013The American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology