Carney's complex

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Carney's complex

Cardiology A variable clinical complex of mucocutaneous, visceral, and endocrine disorders, defined by ≥ 2 of the following
Carney's complex
Cardiac myxoma
Cutaneous myxoma
Mammary myxoid fibroma
Spotty mucocutaneous pigmentation
Lentigines, blue, junctional or compound nevi
Primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease
testicular tumor
large cell calcifying Sertoli cell tumors, often bilateral/multicentric
Pituitary hGH-secreting tumor
–Acromegaly or gigantism (MCP 1986; 61:165)
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Testicular sparing surgery is relatively indicated for testicular cancer within a solitary testis or bilateral testicular tumors.
Testicular tumors can be broadly classified into germ cell tumors, sex cord-stromal tumors, mixed germ cell/sex cord-stromal tumors, and miscellaneous tumors.
Orchiectomy not only provides histologic tissue for diagnosis but also removes a potential sanctuary site, as the blood-testis barrier makes testicular tumors inaccessible to systemic therapy.
Testicular tumors in patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency show functional features of adrenocortical tissue.
In this review, we summarized the common pathologies in the differential diagnosis of scrotal diseases, and focused on the benign and malign testicular tumors in pediatric group.
Spermatocytic seminoma is a rare testicular tumor that poses a diagnostic challenge.
LCT can be easily distinguished from Sertoli cell tumor and other testicular tumors in the sex cord-stromal category with the exception of the large cell calcifying variant of Sertoli cell tumor, which resembles LCT by having sheets of cells with large eosinophilic cytoplasm.
These tumors involve the gonads in both sexes; however, their testicular involvement is relatively uncommon and accounts for less than 4% of all testicular tumors.
Whether these tumors develop primarily at extragonadal sites or represent metastases of a primary testicular tumor remains uncertain.
Testicular tumor is a painless enlargement of testis that needs immediate surgical attention.
Denver's grand night was capped when forward Nene entered the game with 1:17 left, returning to the court two-and-half months after surgery to remove a malignant testicular tumor, and just over a month after undergoing chemotherapy.
The inadequacy of the F344/N rat as a model for testicular cancer was a major issue for the testicular tumor breakout group.