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Year : 2007  |  Volume : 50  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 394-6

Immature teratoma with choriocarcinoma-like lesion of testis : case report of an unusual presentation.


Department of Pathology, N. R. S. Medical College, Kolkata

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A Konar
Department of Pathology, N. R. S. Medical College, Kolkata

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An eighteen year old male presented with hemoptysis and superior vena caval syndrome. History and clinical examination revealed a testicular mass which was previously diagnosed as hematocele. Chest x-ray showed a four cm diameter shadow and several smaller shadows. Histological examination of the testicular mass established it as immature teratoma with choriocarcinoma-like lesion (CCLL)--a rare association in testicular tumours. Focal positivity for betaHCG was noted in the testicular tumour. Guided aspiration of the lung showed features of a metastatic non seminomatous germ cell tumour.


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