Testis and epididymis
Nonneoplastic lesions
Silicon implants




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Definition / general
Cite this page: Williamson S. Silicon implants. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/testissilicon.html. Accessed May 23rd, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Elicits chronic inflammatory response (B, T cells, macrophages) in adjacent capsule, similar to breast implants (Mod Pathol 1999;12:706)
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