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Table 1 Details of diagnostic and operative procedures in patients with IFTT + paraovarian cyst

From: Isolated fallopian tube torsion with paraovarian cysts: a case report and literature review

Authors Case no Age (years) Duration of abdominal pain Mode of pain Another presentation Blood test Image examination Preoperative diagnosis Approach Side Twist time Procedure Measure of cyst Pathology Else
Iffy et al. [19] 1 23 2 episode pain during 3 weeks Severe WBC 8.700/ml Ovarian cyst torsion Laparotomy Right 3 Salpingectomy 7.0 × 6.5 × 6.0 cm3 Cyst wall contain muscle fibres and layer of low columnar cells In the puerperium
Barkla [20] 1 22 3-days Severe Vomiting + micturition 2 weeks WBC 12,200/ml Acute-on-chronic salpingitis Laparotomy Right 3 Salpingectomy 5 cm in diameter Tube is distended and infarcted  
Howard et al. [21] 2 23 4 h Acute Normal US Ovarian torsion Laparotomy Left 3 Untwisted 5.5 × 4.3 × 3.6 cm3 Benign, cuboidal epithelium At 21 weeks' gestation
Yalcin et al. [22] 2 31 4-days Intensity during last 2 days Normal US Torsion of an ovarian cyst Laparotomy Right 2 Salpingectomy 8.2 × 7.4 × 5.7 cm3 Cyst wall epithelium At 34 weeks' gestation
Phupong et al. [23] 1 34 2-days Vomiting WBC 15,000/ml US Twisted left ovarian cyst Laparotomy Left 3 Salpingectomy 6 cm in diameter Paratubal cyst At 28 weeks' gestation
Breitowicz et al. [10] 1 14 5-months GROWING frequency and intensity Vomiting US Laparascopy Both Both 2 Bilateral salpingectomy 5.5 * 7.0 cm2 and 5.5 * 9.3 cm2 Cysts recognized as paramesonephric cysts Both side torsion
  2 17 Progressing turn to suddenly pain Vominting + couple of months abdominal pain after intercourse US Laparascopy Left 4 Salpingectomy 4.0 * 5.0 cm2 Recognized as a paramesonephric cyst Sexually active, using hormonal contraception
Grover [24]   11.5 28-h Progressiively worsening US Torted ovarian cyst, hemorrhagic ovarian cyst, or appendix abscess Laparascopy Right 1 Salpingectomy 5 * 5 cm2  
Said et al. [25]   12 2-days Sudden in onset Vomiting + tachycardia WBC 18.660/ml US Torsion Laparoscopy Right 3 Untwisted 9.76 * 9.1 cm2 Right mesothelial cysts Long-standing history of being overweight, BMI42
Seshadri et al. [11]   12 2-day Vomitng WBC 18,000/ml US Appendicular mass Laparoscopy Right Salpingectomy 7.7 * 6.5 cm2 and 8*4.6 cm2 Benign  
Rajaram et al. [26]   18 7-day Aggravation the last 2 days Normal US Laparoscopy Right 2.5 Salpingectomy 4 × 4 cm2 Paratubal cyst lined by mesothelium  
Blitz et al. [3]   14 Vomiting WBC 8800/mL US + CT Laparoscopy Right Salpingectomy 2 cm in diameter Tube associated with noncommunicating rudimentary horn
Ryu et al. [17]   70 Acute CRP 29.5 mg/L, CA 19–9 1146 IU/ml, US + CT Adnexal torsion Laparoscopy Both Right: 1; left: 2 Radical resection 4 cm right, 6 cm left Serous papillary adenocarcinoma; paratubal cyst of mesothelial origin Malignant paratubal cancers and both torsion
Radoica Jokić et al. [16]   16 2-days Acute Normal US Torsion of the right adnexal Laparoscopy Right 2 Appendectomy and untwist tube 5 × 4 cm2 Chronic appendicitis and simple paratubal cyst Received hormonal therapy for PCOS; with appendicitis
Gunal et al. [27] 1 12 3-days Acute WBC 12,300/ml US Laparotomy Left 2 Untwisted 5 * 5 cm2 Simple cyst lined by single layer of tubal type epithelium with hemorrhages  
  3 13 4-h Acute Normal US Tubal torsion Laparoscopy Right Untwisted 5.5 cm in diameter MESONEFRIC paratubal cyst  
Yeamie et al. [14]   13 2 days Bearable to intolerable Vomiting + diarrhea US + MRI Tubal torsion according to MRI Right
Ottino et al. [28]   11 1-day Intermittent to worsened Normal US Laparoscopic Right 2 Salpingectomy 5.7 * 3.9 cm2 Benign paratubal cyst with a dilated fallopian tube
Takeda et al. [29]   30 Seven hours Acute Vomiting + uterine contractions occurred WBC 13.100/ml US + MRI Isolated tubal torsion due to MRI LESS surgery Right Salpingectomy 4 cm in diameter Paratubal cyst At 30 + 5 weeks' gestation
Ours   13 2 episode pain during 12 days Acute in last 2 days Normal US Tubal torsion Laparoscopic Right 3 Untwisted 5.5 cm in diameter Serous cystadenoma