Indian Journal of Urology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2002  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 175--176

Mesothelial cyst of epididymis - a rare presentation


Shubha N Rao, Erel Diaz, Shivananda Prabhu, TK Susheel Kumar, Paul Jose 
 Department of General Surgery, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, India

Correspondence Address:
Shubha N Rao
Department of General Surgery, KMC Hospital, Attavar, Mangalore - 575001
India

Mesothelial cysts of epididymis are very rare. Their clinical significance lies in their presentation as discrete testicular masses often diagnosed as hydroceles prior to removal. We report our experience of a cyst lined by mesothelial cells lying at the upper pole of the testes, from the epidi­dyinis.


How to cite this article:
Rao SN, Diaz E, Prabhu S, Susheel Kumar T K, Jose P. Mesothelial cyst of epididymis - a rare presentation.Indian J Urol 2002;18:175-176


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Rao SN, Diaz E, Prabhu S, Susheel Kumar T K, Jose P. Mesothelial cyst of epididymis - a rare presentation. Indian J Urol [serial online] 2002 [cited 2019 Oct 14 ];18:175-176
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