Multiple Paratesticular Fibrous Pseudotumors in an Adult Patient: Case Report

  • Mehdi Kardoust parizi Department of Urology, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Seyedali Momeni Department of Urology, Uro-Oncology Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. http://orcid.org/0000-0002-4995-4150
  • Ghazal Ameli Department of Urology, Clinic Korneuburg, Korneuburg, Austria.
Keywords: Paratesticular fibrous pseudotumors, Benign

Abstract

Paratesticular fibrous pseudotumors (PFP) are relatively rare benign spindle cell tumors. These tumors usually are originated from testicularis tunics and grow into the epididymis and spermatic cord. PFP is a consequent of a reactive proliferation of inflammatory tissue. We report a case of PFP with simultaneous multiple tunica albuginea and tunica vaginalis lesions. A 33-year-old man presented with painless right scrotal lump, normal serum tumor markers, and one centimeter paratesticular mass in ultra-sonography that underwent testis-sparing surgery due to a benign microscopic appearance in frozen section evaluation. Testis sparing surgery can be considered as the preferred management because of the lack of obvious evidence of potential malignancy in this tumor.

Author Biographies

Mehdi Kardoust parizi, Department of Urology, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Assistant professor of urology

Seyedali Momeni, Department of Urology, Uro-Oncology Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

assisstant professor of urology,fellowship of urooncology

Ghazal Ameli, Department of Urology, Clinic Korneuburg, Korneuburg, Austria.

Department of Urology

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Published
2019-05-13
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Kardoust parizi M, Momeni S, Ameli G. Multiple Paratesticular Fibrous Pseudotumors in an Adult Patient: Case Report. Acta Med Iran. 57(3):194-196.
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