Case 56

Surgical Pathology Case
Clinical Information
  A 44-year-old male had a right epididymal mass.
Gross Description

The specimen consists of one testicle with epididymis and spermatic cord weighing 53.2 grams. The testicle measures 5.5 x 4.2 x 3.8 cm. The spermatic cord measures 5.5 x 2.0 x 1.2 cm. A nodular mass can be felt at the head of the epididymis measuring approximately 2.0 cm in diameter. Sectioning through the specimen longitudinally reveals a dense white extra-testicular mass measuring 1.3 x 1.3 x 1.0 cm.

  HE, 2 HE, 4
  HE, 4 HE, 10
  HE, 20 HE, 20
  HE, 40 HE, 40

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Source: Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan