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Myxoid liposarcoma of the spermatic cord: A case report and review of the literature

Myxoid liposarcoma of the spermatic cord: A case report and review of the literature Myxoid liposarcoma of the spermatic cord (MLSC)is a rare variance of spermatic sarcomas, withonly 14 previous cases having been reported.Typically it presents during the seventh decadeof life as a painless scrotal or inguinal mass.Although local recurrences are not uncommon,prognosis following complete tumour removal isgood because metastases are rare. We describeone new case of a 24-year-old male withincidental MLSC found during inguinal herniarepair, and also review the existingliterature. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png International Urology and Nephrology Springer Journals

Myxoid liposarcoma of the spermatic cord: A case report and review of the literature

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Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2003 by Kluwer Academic Publishers
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Nephrology; Urology
ISSN
0301-1623
eISSN
1573-2584
DOI
10.1023/B:UROL.0000022908.59378.8d
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Abstract

Myxoid liposarcoma of the spermatic cord (MLSC)is a rare variance of spermatic sarcomas, withonly 14 previous cases having been reported.Typically it presents during the seventh decadeof life as a painless scrotal or inguinal mass.Although local recurrences are not uncommon,prognosis following complete tumour removal isgood because metastases are rare. We describeone new case of a 24-year-old male withincidental MLSC found during inguinal herniarepair, and also review the existingliterature.

Journal

International Urology and NephrologySpringer Journals

Published: Oct 12, 2004

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