Rare Metastatic Testicular Cancer in a Veteran

Testicular yolk sac tumor (YST) is a nonseminomatous germ cell tumor that predominantly affects prepubescent boys. Pure endometrioid variant YST is rare, with only 1 report in the literature. We present the first reported case of en-dometrioid variant YST with mature teratoma in the retro-peritoneal specimen.

Current urology. 2017 Dec 30 [Epub]

Umar Karaman, Faye B Serkin, Jennifer M Taylor, Michael Constantinescu

Department of Urology, Overton Brooks VAMC, Shreveport, LA, USA., Department of Pathology, Overton Brooks VAMC, Shreveport, LA, USA., Department of Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center & Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.


Newsletter subscription

Free Daily and Weekly newsletters offered by content of interest

The fields of GU Oncology and Urology are rapidly advancing. Sign up today for articles, videos, conference highlights and abstracts from peer-review publications by disease and condition delivered to your inbox and read on the go.