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CLINICAL IMAGE
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 152  |  Issue : 7  |  Page : 177-178

A rare case of bilateral calcified testicular mass


Department of General Surgery, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry 605 502, India

Date of Submission20-Nov-2019
Date of Web Publication25-May-2021

Correspondence Address:
S Rajasekaran
Department of General Surgery, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry 605 502
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_2272_19

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Rajasekaran S, Moorthy S. A rare case of bilateral calcified testicular mass. Indian J Med Res 2020;152, Suppl S1:177-8

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Rajasekaran S, Moorthy S. A rare case of bilateral calcified testicular mass. Indian J Med Res [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Jul 30];152, Suppl S1:177-8. Available from: https://www.ijmr.org.in/text.asp?2020/152/7/177/316807

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A 78 yr old male patient came to the department of General Surgery, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry, India, in August 2019, with complaints scrotal swelling of the right side for the past five years with initial size of 3 × 3 cm which gradually increased to 8 × 6 cm. The swelling was hard in consistency and the testis was not palpable skin rugosity was also present. He also noticed left-sided scrotal swelling for two years. No history suggestive of malignancy or trauma was noted. He had undergone left-sided hydrocele surgery 15 yr back. He was not an alcoholic or a smoker. Left scrotal swelling was 5 × 3 cm in size, with similar features. No palpable iliac nodes were noted. He was diagnosed with a bilateral testicular mass suspicious of malignancy. X-ray showed enlarged right testis with bilateral testicular peripheral rim calcification [Figure 1]. Computed tomographic scan showed no para-aortic lymphadenopathy [Figure 2]. Bilateral orchiectomy was done [Figure 3]. Histopathological examination was suggestive of pyocele with calcification.
Figure 1: Plain X-ray pelvis showing peripheral rim of calcification of bilateral testis (arrow).

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Figure 2: Plain computed tomographic abdomen and pelvis showing peripheral rim of calcification of bilateral testis with no para-aortic lymphadenopathy.

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Figure 3: Postoperative specimen showing both testes with pyocele.

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