Testicular Metastasis of Prostate Cancer: A Case Report

  title={Testicular Metastasis of Prostate Cancer: A Case Report},
  author={Ayumu Kusaka and Takuya Koie and Hayato Yamamoto and Itsuto Hamano and Takahiro Yoneyama and Yasuhiro Hashimoto and Chikara Ohyama and Yuki Tobisawa and Tohru Yoneyama},
  booktitle={Case reports in oncology},
The incidence of secondary neoplasms of the testis during autopsies is approximately 2.5%. Although most secondary testicular metastases are due to prostate cancer, only a few patients with prostate cancer have clinically manifested testicular metastasis. We report the case of a prostate cancer patient with testicular metastasis who was diagnosed after the presence of a palpable mass in the right testis. A 56-year-old Japanese male presented to our hospital with an elevated serum prostate… CONTINUE READING


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