[Cavernous hemangioma of the epididymis, a case report]

Z Kinderchir. 1987 Dec;42(6):384-5. doi: 10.1055/s-2008-1075629.
[Article in German]


This report concerns the case of an unusual tumour of the epididymis, i.e. a haemangioma. This led to secondary extensive bleeding and haemorrhagic infarcting of the testis and the epididymis. Frequency, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, therapy and prognosis of the tumours of the epididymis are also discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Epididymis / surgery*
  • Hemangioma, Cavernous / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Orchiectomy
  • Testicular Neoplasms / surgery*