Polyorchidism: case report and review of literature.

  title={Polyorchidism: case report and review of literature.},
  author={G Thum},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={145 2},
  • G Thum
  • Published 1991 in The Journal of urology
Polyorchidism is a rare anomaly with approximately 70 cases reported in the literature. It may result from transverse division of the urogenital ridge, a hypothesis that best explains the anatomical features of the supernumerary testicle. The primary accompanying disorders and anomalies include maldescended testis, inguinal hernia and torsion. Malignancy has been reported in 3 cases. In the absence of any concomitant disorder and if testicular tumor can be ruled out by magnetic resonance… CONTINUE READING

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