Extratesticular cystic lesions (differential)

The differential diagnosis for extratesticular cystic lesions includes:

  1. Hydrocele
  2. Epididymal cyst
  3. Spermatocele
  4. Hematoma / Haematocele
  5. Loop of bowel from an inguinal hernia
  6. Abscess / Pyocele
  7. Post-vasectomy
  8. Varicocele

Very rarely, a scrotal mesothelioma may present as a cystic mass.

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Article Information

rID: 4698
System: Urogenital
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cystic extratesticular lesion (differential)

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