Case of testicular epidermoid cyst: Sonographic and histopathologic findings


  • Turgay Kara
  • Fatih Ateş
  • Mehmet Sedat Durmaz
  • Ahmet Murat Bayraktar
  • Tugba Gurcan


Epidermoid cyst, Surgery, Testes, Tumour, Ultrasound, Histopathology


Testicular epidermoid cyst is a benign, non-teratomatous tumour. Patients typically present with a painless and non-tender, testicular mass. Preoperative ultrasound is major diagnostic procedure combining with normal biochemical tumour markers. The certain diagnosis is histopathological. We present the sonographic and histopathological findings of a 27-year-old male patient with epidermoid cyst who underwent inguinal orchiectomy in this case report.


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Kara T, Ateş F, Durmaz MS, Bayraktar AM, Gurcan T. Case of testicular epidermoid cyst: Sonographic and histopathologic findings. J Surg Med [Internet]. 2018 May 1 [cited 2024 Apr. 18];2(2):187-9. Available from: