CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 211-213

Primary adenocarcinoma of rete testis with distinct biphasic pattern: An extremely rare entity and diagnostic challenge


1 Department of Pathology, DESUN (NEON) Reference Lab, Kolkata, India
2 Department of Pathology, Murshidabad Medical College and Hospital, Berhampore, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India

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DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.149125

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Primary adenocarcinoma of rete testis is one of the rarest intrascrotal tumors. Very few cases have been reported in the literature. In addition, presence of biphasic component creates difficulty in the diagnosis. We present here a unique third case of rete testis adenocarcinoma having distinct cytologically malignant spindle cell component in a young male who presented with recurrent hydrocele.


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