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CASE REPORT
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 278-279

Testicular leiomyosarcoma with metastasis


Department of Urology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Kumaresan Natarajan
Department of Urology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka
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DOI: 10.4103/0970-1591.82854

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Primary leiomyosarcoma of testis is a rare entity with few cases reported in literature. Primary leiomyosarcoma of testis usually occurs following radiotherapy or long-term anabolic steroid use. Without these predisposing factors, its occurrence is rare. In the present study, we present a rare case of primary leiomyosarcoma of testis occurring in an elderly patient, with an unusual presentation mimicking epididymo-orchitis and metastasis eight months following high inguinal orchidectomy.


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