COVID-19 Update - This is to inform you that the Government of India has announced a complete lockdown in India 22nd March 2020 to 3rd May 2020. As a result, our offices will now be closed till 3rd May 2020 and all our employees will be working from home. Office telephones will not be answered, and therefore you are requested to direct all your queries related to manuscript submission, review process, publication etc. at below mentioned details. editor@innovativepublication.com, rakesh.its@gmail.com, Mob. 8826373757, 8826859373, 9910947804


Print ISSN:-2581-3714

Online ISSN:-2581-3706

CODEN : IJDPA9

Current Issue

Year 2020

Volume: 5 , Issue: 1

Article Access statistics

Viewed: 420

Emailed: 0

PDF Downloaded: 149

IP Journal of Diagnostic Pathology and Oncology


Histopathological study of 40 Orchidectomy specimens in a tertiary care hospital in North Telangana


Full Text PDF Share on Facebook Share on Twitter


Author Details : S. Srikanth

Volume : 2, Issue : 3, Year : 2017

Article Page : 56-59


Suggest article by email

Abstract

Introduction: Testicular tumours are the cause of about 1% of all cancer deaths. They are more frequent in white male population but are less common in Africans and Asians. They have trimodal age distribution – a peak during infancy, another during late adolescence and early adulthood and a third peak after 60 years of age.
Materials and Method: The present study is a retrospective and prospective study. A total of 40 orchidectomy specimens were received during a period of three years. Clinical and radiological history was available for all cases and histopathological diagnosis was given after routine processing and staining.
Results: Out of 40 cases, seminoma was the commonest neoplastic lesion, followed by maturation arrest with atrophic changes and torsion of testis. Left testis was involved more compared to right.
Conclusion: Histopathological diagnosis is very essential and important although new techniques in imaging and tumour marker assay the diagnosis of testicular lesions are available.

Keywords
: Testis, Seminoma, Torsion, Orchidectomy

How to cite : Srikanth S, Histopathological study of 40 Orchidectomy specimens in a tertiary care hospital in North Telangana. IP J Diagn Pathol Oncol 2017;2(3):56-59

Copyright © 2017 by author(s) and IP J Diagn Pathol Oncol. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC-BY-NC 4.0) (creativecommons.org)