Brenner tumor of the testis: A case report and review of the literature.

@article{Quan2017BrennerTO,
  title={Brenner tumor of the testis: A case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Jing Quan and Lu Jin and Jia Hu and Tao He and Xiang Pan and Yu Ding and Jian Peng and Zhebo Chen and Shangqi Yang and Xiang-ming Mao and Yongqing Lai},
  journal={Molecular and clinical oncology},
  year={2017},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={
          119-121
        }
}
Brenner tumor is a rare type tumor, which mainly develops in the ovaries and rarely in the adnexal region and urinary system. To the best of our knowledge, only 5 cases of testicular Brenner tumor have been reported to date. In this report, we present the case of a 55-year-old patient who noted a swelling of the right scrotum for ~20 days. The clinical suspicion was an epididymal cyst. However, following surgical resection and subsequent pathological examination, the mass was diagnosed as a… Expand
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