Tumours of the spermatic cord and paratesticular tissue. A clinicopathological study.

@article{Lioe1993TumoursOT,
  title={Tumours of the spermatic cord and paratesticular tissue. A clinicopathological study.},
  author={Tong F. Lioe and J Denis Biggart},
  journal={British journal of urology},
  year={1993},
  volume={71 5},
  pages={600-6}
}
A total of 85 patients with paratesticular tumours were diagnosed over a period of 36 years at this hospital; 66 patients (78%) had benign tumours, usually either an adenomatoid tumour or a lipoma. Of the remaining 19 malignant cases, 10 were primary neoplasms and 9 were metastases. A rare mucin-secreting epididymal adenocarcinoma was the only primary malignant epithelial tumour, the others being of mesenchymal origin. In 4/9 metastatic cases the initial presentation of a paratesticular… CONTINUE READING