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Urologic radiology

, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 203–205 | Cite as

Primary carcinoid tumor of the testis

  • Ronald G. Frank
  • Perry S. Gerard
  • Mario T. Anselmo
  • Leslie Bennett
  • Ben I. Preminger
  • Gilbert J. Wise
Article

Abstract

Primary carcinoid tumors of the testis are exceedingly rare. Thirty-one primary tumors have been reported in the literature, none of which have been diagnosed preoperatively. We present a case report demonstrating the sonographic features of a testicular carcinoid which may contribute to an early preoperative diagnosis.

Key words

Carcinoid Testis Ultrasound 

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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald G. Frank
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • Perry S. Gerard
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • Mario T. Anselmo
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • Leslie Bennett
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • Ben I. Preminger
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • Gilbert J. Wise
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of UrologyMaimonides Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyMaimonides Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  3. 3.Department of PathologyMaimonides Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  4. 4.Department of Hematology and OncologyParkway HospitalQueensUSA

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