Seminal vesicle cyst with ipsilateral renal agenesis

Case contributed by Dr Vougiouklis Nikos


34-year-old father examined for perineal pain .

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Sonogram shows a hypoechoic mass, 4.0 cm at greatest diameter, approaching the posterior aspect of the right seminal vesicle. Note lack of right kidney in the renal fossa. Hypertrophy of the left kidney.

Case Discussion

The differential diagnosis of cystic pelvic masses in the male includes tumor, abscess, large ectopic ureterocele, lymphagioma,  lymphocele, müllerian duct cysts and ejaculatory duct cysts, both of which are midline in location.

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Case information

rID: 18031
Published: 2nd Jun 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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