Korean J Urol.  2001 Jan;42(1):130-132.

Epidermoid Cyst of the Testis Demonstrating Double Target Sign: A Case Report

Abstract

Epidermoid Cyst is a very rare benign neoplasm of the testis which represents about 1% of all testicular tumors. Ultrasonography findings of epidermoid cyst are so variable in reported cases that it is not eas y to diagnose preoperatively. The echogenecity of mixed echoic. it may show hyperechoic rim, and rarely shows target apperance. Target appearance may be a specific finding of epidermoid cyst, and it may be helpful to diagnose preoperatively. we describe a case of epidermoid cyst of the testis demonstrating double target sign on ultrasonography.

Keyword

Testis; Ultrasonography; Epidermoid Cyst

MeSH Terms

Epidermal Cyst*
Testicular Neoplasms
Testis*
Ultrasonography
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