TESTICULAR LIPOMATOSIS IN COWDEN DISEASE

Authors

  • Dawar Khan Department of Radiology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Wasim A Memon Department of Radiology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Saad Siddiqui Department of Radiology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi

Abstract

Cowden disease is a genetic syndrome resulting in formation of multiple premalignant hamartomas in different parts of the body with classical radiological features. In this report a case of Testicular Lipomatosis as a result of Cowden disease resulting in primary infertility.

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Published

2015-12-15

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