SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.5 issue3Executive dysfunction: Symptoms and importance in its detection from Primary Health CareDoctor, I don't have an appointment: Can you see me? author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google

Share


Revista Clínica de Medicina de Familia

On-line version ISSN 2386-8201Print version ISSN 1699-695X

Abstract

BENEDITO PEREZ DE INESTROSA, Teresa; MARTINEZ LARIOS, Beatriz; TORRES ANDRES, Bernardo  and  ALVAREZ PUGA, Belén. Testicular tumour. Rev Clin Med Fam [online]. 2012, vol.5, n.3, pp.198-201. ISSN 2386-8201.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4321/S1699-695X2012000300008.

A case of a testicular germ cell tumour arises, an unusual neoplasia characterized by the fact that it affects young people and having a great ability for differentiation. It involves a 37 year old male seeking medical care on feeling a painful growth in his right testicle after being hit by a ball. On examination, a hard, stony nodule can be felt in the right testicle, with deep layer adherence. On referral to urology, and after ultrasound confirmation of the growth, a radical orchiectomy is performed. The histopathological diagnosis is for classic seminoma with an intense sarcoid reaction, extending to the coverings of the testis, epididymis and to the proximal portion of the cord.

Keywords : Germ cell tumor; Seminoma.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in Spanish     · Spanish ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License