Paratesticular tumors

A paratesticular mass may derive from a number of structures that surround the testicle within the scrotum; most commonly, they derive from the spermatic cord

Pathology

The masses can be categorized as benign (70%) or malignant (30%).

Etiology
Benign
Malignant

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Article information

rID: 9103
System: Urogenital
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Paratesticular mass
  • Paratesticular tumour
  • Paratesticular tumor
  • Paratesticular tumours
  • Paratesticular tumors

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma
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  • Case 2: spermatic cord liposarcoma
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