Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Clinical images | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) description | Positive stains
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Definition / general
- Rare congenital disorder with numerous irregular cystic spaces in mediastinum testis
- May be due to defect in connection between rete testis / seminiferous tubules and efferent tubules
- Sometimes associated with renal agenesis or dysplasia (ipsilateral)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Cysts lined by flattened to cuboidal epithelium separated by incomplete connective tissue septa; resembles rete testis