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Cite this page: Arora K. Seminal vesicles - cysts. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/prostatesemcysts.html. Accessed July 21st, 2019.
Definition / general
- Present as masses between rectum and base of bladder in men in 20's to 40's (Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 2012;92:982)
- Usually unilateral, unilocular and resemble dilated seminal vesicles
- Congenital cysts are associated with ipsilateral renal agenesis, ureteral abnormalities, oligospermia
- Acquired cysts associated with obstruction secondary to chronic prostatitis