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Year : 2017 | Month : October | Volume : 11 | Issue : 10 | Page : ED08 - ED09

Leiomyoma of Testis –Rare Benign Mimicker of Testicular Malignancy

Asif Baliyan, Harshi Dhingra, Ranjeev Bhagat

1. Ex Resident, Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India. 2. Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Adesh Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Bathinda, Punjab, India. 3. Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Harshi Dhingra,
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Adesh Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Barnala Road,
Bathinda-151101, Punjab, India.
E-mail: drharshidhingra@gmail.com

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Immunohistochemistry, Malignant, Orchidectomy

How to cite this article :

Asif Baliyan, Harshi Dhingra, Ranjeev Bhagat. LEIOMYOMA OF TESTIS –RARE BENIGN MIMICKER OF TESTICULAR MALIGNANCY. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2017 October [cited: 2018 Jan 20 ]; 11:ED08-ED09. Available from
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2017&month=October&volume=11&issue=10&page=ED08-ED09&id=10791

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2017/31252.10791

Date of Submission: Jun 30, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Jul 16, 2017
Date of Acceptance: Aug 12, 2017
Date of Publishing: Oct 01, 2017

FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.

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