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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- Epidermoid cysts, mesothelial cysts, cysts of tunica albuginea, rete testis, efferent ducts or testicular parenchyma have been described
- These cysts are benign; epithelium is cuboidal to columnar, variable cilia
- Tunica albuginea cysts are probably of mesothelial origin (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1989;113:902)
End of Testis and epididymis > Non-neoplastic testicular lesions > Cysts
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