Cytogenetic findings in a metastasizing primary testicular chondrosarcoma.

  title={Cytogenetic findings in a metastasizing primary testicular chondrosarcoma.},
  author={L{\'a}szl{\'o} F{\"u}zesi and H Rixen and R Kirschner-Hermanns},
  journal={The American journal of surgical pathology},
  volume={17 7},
The first case of a primary chondrosarcoma of the testis is reported. The testicular tumor, 2.5 cm in diameter, metastasized to the retroperitoneal lymph nodes in a 24-year-old male. Histologically, the testicular tumor and the lymph node metastases revealed a well-differentiated chondrosarcoma. Cytogenetic analysis of the retroperitoneal metastases showed a complex chromosomal aberration with two copies of the isochromosome of the short arm of chromosome 12. This is a specific chromosomal… CONTINUE READING