paratestis

paratestis

(păr″ă-tĕs′tĭs) [″ + ″]
The anatomical structures immediately adjacent to the testis.
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Inflammatory myo-fibroblastic tumor of the paratestis.
Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the paratestis sonographic appearance with pathologic correlation.
The use of immunohistochemistry in the differential diagnosis of tumors of the testis and paratestis.
16] The first reported case to our knowledge was by Kellert in 1959 who described a mucinous cystadenoma in the paratestis of an 11-year-old boy.
Most of these are single case reports in pathology journals, with a single series from Ulbright and Young, who reported 9 primary mucinous tumours of the testis and paratestis in 2003.
Serous adenocarcinoma of the paratestis is distinguished from PCE by the presence of nuclear atypia and invasive growth.
1) The paratestis is a rare site with only 6 cases of paraganglioma of the spermatic cord documented in the literature.
Histologically paraganglia in the paratestis are indistinguishable from paraganglia found at other sites.