Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Gross description | Microscopic (histologic) description | Positive stains | Negative stains | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Jimenez R. Rete testis adenomatous hyperplasia. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/testisreteadenomatoushyper.html. Accessed October 25th, 2021.
Definition / general
- May be solid / cystic mass in testicular hilus; usually small, incidental microscopic finding
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Tubulopapillary or cribriform proliferations of bland epithelium that projects into dilated channels of rete testis
- Associated with hyaline globules (represent proteins absorbed from lumen by epithelial lining cells)