Meig's syndrome

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Meig's syndrome

[′megz ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A complex of symptoms associated with ovarian fibroma including abnormal accumulation of serous fluid in the pleural and peritoneal cavities.
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Ovarian mass, pleural effusion, and ascites: Revisiting Meigs syndrome. J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 2013;20:48-51.
Meigs syndrome presenting with axillary vein thrombosis and lymphadenopathy: a case report.
Differential diagnosis in a patient with initial presentation such as ours could be either primary peritoneal carcinomatosis, metastasis from malignant or benign ovarian tumor (Meigs syndrome) in a female, metastasis from HCC, or gastric cancer.