DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20162017

A rare case of xanthogranulomatous cervicitis in post radiation radical hysterectomy

Padmanaban K. Govindaraman, S. Marimuthu

Abstract


Xanthogranulomatous inflammation is a distinguished form of chronic inflammation affecting several organs, predominantly the kidney and gallbladder. Involvement of female genital tract is rare. So far only one case of xanthogranulomatous inflammation of cervix has been reported in Indian literature. We report a case of xanthogranulomatous cervicitis in a 38 year female who had undergone radiotherapy for carcinoma cervix. Probably this is the first case in Indian literature to be reported in the setting of carcinoma of cervix.


Keywords


Xanthogranulomatous, Cervicitis, Inflammation, Carcinoma

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