Synchronous bilateral testis tumor: mixed germ cell and theca cell tumors.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Synchronous bilateral testis tumors of different histologic types are rare. All previous cases have demonstrated germ cell tumors on both sides. The simultaneous appearance of a germ cell tumor and a contralateral non-germ cell tumor has not been reported. We herein report a thirty-four-year-old man who presented with a mixed non-seminomatous germ cell tumor of the left testis and theca cell tumor of the right testis.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Schenkman, NS; Moul, JW; Nicely, ER; Maggio, MI; Ho, CK

Published Date

  • November 1993

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 42 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 593 - 595

PubMed ID

  • 8236607

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0090-4295

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0090-4295(93)90286-j


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States