Giant Testicular Tumor: A Case Report

Yasuki Nakayama, Daisuke Yamada, Bunzou Suyama, Tadashi Murata

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A 42-year-old male visited our clinic complaining of painless swelling of the right scrotal contents which had been growing for the past 4 years. The right scrotal contents has swellen to the size of an infant's head with right inguinal lymph nodes swelling. Serum β-human chorionic gonadotropin (4.4ng/ml) and lactate dehydrogenase (738IU/l) were elevated. Right high orchiectomy and right inguinal lymph node dissection were performed. The removed right testicular tumor was 12 X 7 X 8 cm in size and was 1,250 g in weight. The histopathological findings was seminoma. The findings of lymph nodes was inflammatory change without malignancy. After operation, serum β-human chorionic gonadotropin and lactate dehydrogenase returned to the normal limits. The patient has been free of recurrence 5 months postoperatively.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)359-361
Number of pages3
JournalJapanese Journal of Clinical Urology
Volume55
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2001
Externally publishedYes

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Groin
Testicular Neoplasms
Chorionic Gonadotropin
L-Lactate Dehydrogenase
Lymph Nodes
Seminoma
Orchiectomy
Lymph Node Excision
Serum
Head
Weights and Measures
Recurrence
Neoplasms

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  • Urology

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Nakayama, Y., Yamada, D., Suyama, B., & Murata, T. (2001). Giant Testicular Tumor: A Case Report. Japanese Journal of Clinical Urology, 55(5), 359-361.

Giant Testicular Tumor : A Case Report. / Nakayama, Yasuki; Yamada, Daisuke; Suyama, Bunzou; Murata, Tadashi.

In: Japanese Journal of Clinical Urology, Vol. 55, No. 5, 04.2001, p. 359-361.

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Nakayama, Y, Yamada, D, Suyama, B & Murata, T 2001, 'Giant Testicular Tumor: A Case Report', Japanese Journal of Clinical Urology, vol. 55, no. 5, pp. 359-361.
Nakayama Y, Yamada D, Suyama B, Murata T. Giant Testicular Tumor: A Case Report. Japanese Journal of Clinical Urology. 2001 Apr;55(5):359-361.
Nakayama, Yasuki ; Yamada, Daisuke ; Suyama, Bunzou ; Murata, Tadashi. / Giant Testicular Tumor : A Case Report. In: Japanese Journal of Clinical Urology. 2001 ; Vol. 55, No. 5. pp. 359-361.
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