International Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Pathology

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Vol. 3 Issue 3 Part B

2020, Vol. 3 Issue 3, Part BPages: 113-117

Histopathological pattern of testicular lesions in tertiary care hospital: our experience of 84 cases

Dr. Sonali Bhagwan Jakkulwar and Dr. Bharat Rangnathrao Sonwane
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ABSTRACT
Introduction: Materials and methTesticular cancers comprise 1% of all the male cancers worldwide. Various risk factors for development of testicular cancers include: a family history of testicular tumor in first degree relatives, infertility, cryptorchidism, Klinefelter’s syndrome, 95% of testicular cancers arise from germ cells.
Aims and objective: To study the relative incidence of testicular lesions among different age groups and to study the various histo-morpholoical patterns of testicular lesions.
Materials and methods: All the patients those who are presented with testicular swelling and post orchiectomy specimens are included in this study.
Results: Total testicular specimens received were 476, accounting for 1.49% of all surgical specimens. Of which 84 cases were diagnosed as tumors and tumor like lesions of testis accounting for 17.65%.
Conclusion: It is concluded that, despite new techniques in imaging and tumor marker assay the diagnosis of testicular lesions primarily dependent upon histo-pathological examination. Any testicular swelling must be evaluated thoroughly with clinic-pathological correlation to rule out malignancy.


International Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Pathology
How to cite this article:
Dr. Sonali Bhagwan Jakkulwar, Dr. Bharat Rangnathrao Sonwane. Histopathological pattern of testicular lesions in tertiary care hospital: our experience of 84 cases. Int J Clin Diagn Pathol 2020;3(3):113-117. DOI: 10.33545/pathol.2020.v3.i3b.269
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