Testis and epididymis
Non-neoplastic testicular lesions
Reviewer: Sean Williamson, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 21 April 2013, last major update December 2012
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- 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)
- Cysts lined by flattened to cuboidal epithelium separated by incomplete connective tissue septa; resembles rete testis
Multiple cystic spaces
End of Testis and epididymis > Non-neoplastic testicular lesions > Cystic dysplasia
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