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Zinner syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim


History of recurrent prostatitis and treated prior prostatic abscess 1 year ago, now he complains of chronic pelvic pain.

Patient Data

Age: 20 year old
Gender: Male

Left seminal vesicle cystic dilatation down to a small cyst seen at its orifice, it elicits high signal at T1 suggestive of  protienaceous / hemorrhagic contents.

Left ejaculatory duct obstruction.

Left renal agenesis.

Case Discussion

Zinner syndrome is a triad of Wolffian duct anomalies comprising of unilateral renal agenesis, ipsilateral seminal vesicle cyst, and ejaculatory duct obstruction.

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Case information

rID: 30466
Published: 15th Feb 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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