Testis and epididymis
Miscellaneous
Features to report

Author: Swapnil U. Rane, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 22 June 2017, last major update November 2013

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Table of Contents
Definition / general
Cite this page: Features to report. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/testisfeatures.html. Accessed July 26th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Tumor size
  • Histological subtypes present
  • % of various types (should state if embryonal component > 50%)
  • Penetration of tunica albuginea, other structures
  • Involvement of spermatic cord
  • Angiolymphatic invasion
  • Intratubular germ cell neoplasia
  • Margin of spermatic cord
  • Mitotic figures
  • Necrosis
  • Presence of Leydig cell hyperplasia, hemosiderin laden macrophages, intratubular calcification, testicular atrophy and testicular development abnormalities
  • For lymph nodes, diameter of largest node, presence of extranodal extension and number of involved nodes