Penis and scrotum
Benign tumors
Leiomyoma


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Revised: 13 February 2019

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Definition / general
  • Benign smooth muscle tumor resembling counterparts elsewhere but very rare in penis
Sites
Clinical features
  • Small, painless and slow growing mass in adults
Case reports
Treatment
  • Excision or possibly watchful waiting, depending on site
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Well demarcated smooth muscle tumor, similar to leiomyomas elsewhere
  • No atypia, no mitotic activity
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Smooth muscle cells and prominent vascularity

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