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Idiopathic granulomatous orchitis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  439505     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of idiopathic granulomatous orchitis in a 37-year-old Nigerian male is discussed. He presented with a history of pain and swelling of left testis of three weeks duration. A clinical impression of tumor of the testis was made followed by orchidectomy. A systemic review failed to show evidence of any infective proccess. Histology showed non-caseating tuberculoid granulomas replacing the seminiferous tubules.
A V Suseelan; O O Mbonu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Japanese journal of surgery     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0047-1909     ISO Abbreviation:  Jpn J Surg     Publication Date:  1979 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-07-16     Completed Date:  1979-07-16     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1302176     Medline TA:  Jpn J Surg     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  76-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Granuloma / pathology*,  surgery
Orchitis / pathology*,  surgery

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