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Case 1947

Epidermoid cysts of the testis

Author(s)
Moschouris H, Lampropoulos Th, Drossos Ch, Filaditakis S, Matsaidonis D
 
Patient
male, 22 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Epidermoid cysts of the testis
     

    A duplex combined image of the right testis, longitudinal section: Two round, well circumscribed, mainly hypoechoic lesions, in contact with each other, are located in the anterior part of the right testis. There are...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Epidermoid cysts of the testis;

    A localised view of the lesions showing the same features as in Fig. 1a.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Epidermoid cysts of the testis;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Epidermoid cysts of the testis

    Multiple concentric layers of keratin (haematoxylin-eosin).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Epidermoid cysts of the testis;
     
     
A duplex combined image of the right testis, longitudinal section: Two round, well circumscribed, mainly hypoechoic lesions, in contact with each other, are located in the anterior part of the right testis. There are concentric alternating hyper- and hypoechoic layers at the part of the periphery of both lesions and a hyperechoic centre in one of them. There is no posterior enhancement.
 
A localised view of the lesions showing the same features as in Fig. 1a.
 
Multiple concentric layers of keratin (haematoxylin-eosin).
 
 
 
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