Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2006  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 99--100

Testicular epidermoid cyst and organ preserving surgery


Salih Somuncu1, Murat Cakmak1, Pinar Atasoy2, Hulya Akman1, Sevgi Ulusoy1 
1 Departments of Pediatric Surgery, Kirikkale University, School of Medicine, Kirikkale, Turkey
2 Departments of Pathology, Kirikkale University, School of Medicine, Kirikkale, Turkey

Correspondence Address:
Salih Somuncu
Kirikkale Üniversitesi Tip Fakültesi Çocuk Cerrahisi Anabilim Dali 71100, Kirikkale
Turkey

Epidermoid cyst is a rare and non-teratomatous, benign tumour of the testis. Testis-sparing surgery is recommended as surgical treatment. We present a 9-year-old-boy with testicular epidermoid cyst. The embryology, histogenesis and treatment of epidermoid cyst of testis, are discussed.


How to cite this article:
Somuncu S, Cakmak M, Atasoy P, Akman H, Ulusoy S. Testicular epidermoid cyst and organ preserving surgery.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2006;11:99-100


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Somuncu S, Cakmak M, Atasoy P, Akman H, Ulusoy S. Testicular epidermoid cyst and organ preserving surgery. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2006 [cited 2021 Jun 25 ];11:99-100
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