Tubular ectasia of the epididymis

Case contributed by Dr Keshav Kulkarni

Presentation

Painful right testis.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years.
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Ultrasound testis

Mild expansion of the epidydimis with speckled appearance. 

Case Discussion

Tubular ectasia of the epididymis is usually seen in those with prior vasectomy, although is occasionally seen in those without prior surgery. It is likely due to an obstructive phenomenon.

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Case information

rID: 46564
Published: 8th Jul 2016
Last edited: 11th Dec 2017
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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