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CASE REPORT
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 197-199

Paratesticular aggressive angiomyxoma: A rare case


1 Department of Surgery, Urology Unit, UKM Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 Department of Pathology, UKM Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Correspondence Address:
Xeng Inn Fam
Department of Surgery, Urology Unit, UKM Medical Center, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
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DOI: 10.4103/UA.UA_168_16

PMID: 28479778

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Aggressive angiomyxoma (AAM) particularly testicular origin is a rare benign mesenchymal myxoid tumor which is locally aggressive, blatant for local recurrence, and may metastasize. It occurs mostly in females of childbearing age and extremely rare in males. AMM particular testicular origin is not reported in literature yet. This is a 65-year-old man who had a right scrotal swelling. Ultrasound scrotum showed a soft tissue tumor of the right testis. The patient underwent radical right orchidectomy of which histopathologically confirmed to be a paratesticular AAM with clear resection margins. There were no signs of local recurrence or metastasis 2 years postsurgical resection.


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