Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Case report
Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : October | Volume : 11 | Issue : 10 | Page : ED08 - ED09

Leiomyoma of Testis –Rare Benign Mimicker of Testicular Malignancy ED08-ED09

Asif Baliyan, Harshi Dhingra, Ranjeev Bhagat

Dr. Harshi Dhingra,
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Adesh Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Barnala Road,
Bathinda-151101, Punjab, India.

Leiomyomas are benign tumours that originate from any organ containing smooth muscles. The testis is an extremely rare site. We report a case of testicular leiomyoma in a 50-year-old. Testis-associated leiomyomas are a benign and rare disease presenting as a painless, slowly-growing mass. Only histological examination with immunohistochemistry can validate the diagnosis.