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Testicular mass

MedGen UID:
66026
Concept ID:
C0241353
Finding
Synonyms: Lump in testis; Mass of testicle; Mass of testis; Testicular lump; Testicular Mass
SNOMED CT: Testicular mass (87860000); Testicular lump (87860000); Mass of testis (87860000); Lump in testis (87860000); Mass of testicle (87860000)
 
HPO: HP:0032404

Definition

An abnormal bulge or lump in a testis. A testicular mass has a long differential diagnosis including testicular torsion, epididymitis, acute orchitis, strangulated hernia and testicular cancer. [from HPO]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Recent clinical studies

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Diagnosis

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J Pediatr Urol 2021 Aug;17(4):529-533. Epub 2021 Jun 9 doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2021.06.006. PMID: 34162520
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Therapy

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Prognosis

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Alalayet YF, Mansoor K, Shiba NA, Khan AM, Al Kasim F
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Clinical prediction guides

Bertolotto M, Campo I, Pavan N, Buoite Stella A, Cantisani V, Drudi FM, Cova MA, Derchi LE
Eur Urol Focus 2023 Mar;9(2):361-370. Epub 2022 Oct 17 doi: 10.1016/j.euf.2022.10.001. PMID: 36257887
Tsili AC, Sofikitis N, Stiliara E, Argyropoulou MI
Abdom Radiol (NY) 2019 Mar;44(3):1070-1082. doi: 10.1007/s00261-018-1816-5. PMID: 30386879
Kinkade S
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Recent systematic reviews

Bertolotto M, Campo I, Pavan N, Buoite Stella A, Cantisani V, Drudi FM, Cova MA, Derchi LE
Eur Urol Focus 2023 Mar;9(2):361-370. Epub 2022 Oct 17 doi: 10.1016/j.euf.2022.10.001. PMID: 36257887
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Nazemi A, Persily J, Wysock JS
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Favilla V, Cannarella R, Tumminaro A, DI Mauro D, Condorelli RA, LA Vignera S, Ficarra V, Cimino S, Calogero AE
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