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Seminoma

Elakkad SE - MedPix (2013)

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Affiliation: Naval Medical Center San Diego

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Seminoma

History: 38 year old male with a 2 week history of left testicular swelling and pain.

Findings: Ultrasound shows a homogenous hypoechoic mass occupying the majority of the left testicle.

Ddx: The most common testicular neoplasm is a seminoma, which is a type of germ cell tumors. The differential also includes other germ cell tumors such as embryonal carcinoma, choriocarcinoma, and epidermoid cyst. Other types of testicular cancer include stromal tumors, mixed germ cell-stromal tumors, and metastatic disease.

Dxhow: With pathology after orchiectomy.

Exam: Patient’s scrotum was exquisitely tender on physical exam.

No MeSH data available.


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Seminoma

Elakkad SE - MedPix (2013)

normal right testicle for comparison.
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MPX1639_synpic58354: normal right testicle for comparison.

View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center San Diego

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Seminoma

History: 38 year old male with a 2 week history of left testicular swelling and pain.

Findings: Ultrasound shows a homogenous hypoechoic mass occupying the majority of the left testicle.

Ddx: The most common testicular neoplasm is a seminoma, which is a type of germ cell tumors. The differential also includes other germ cell tumors such as embryonal carcinoma, choriocarcinoma, and epidermoid cyst. Other types of testicular cancer include stromal tumors, mixed germ cell-stromal tumors, and metastatic disease.

Dxhow: With pathology after orchiectomy.

Exam: Patient’s scrotum was exquisitely tender on physical exam.

No MeSH data available.