A Rare Combination of Mixed Germ Cell Tumour of Testis- A Case Report

Rezaul Islam, Zahangir Boksh, Shafiqur Rahman, Kamal Pasha
2015 Anwer Khan Modern Medical College Journal  
<p>A 20 years old man presented with 4 year history of painless swelling of the left testis. He ignored this swelling until he started having pain in the abdomen. Ultrasonography revealed testicular malignancy with multiple para-aortic lymph nodes enlargements in the abdomen. His X-ray chest showed pulmonary metastasis. One tumor marker was raised. Histology revealed mixed germ cell tumour with a rare combination of seminoma and embryonal carcinoma. Because of this rare combination of 2
more » ... nation of 2 varieties of testicular germ cell tumor and extensive systemic metastasis we presented this case. We discussed the epidemiology, incidence, classification, staging, treatment and prognosis of testicular cancer.</p><p>Anwer Khan Modern Medical College Journal Vol. 6, No. 1: January 2015, Pages 50-54</p>
doi:10.3329/akmmcj.v6i1.24987 fatcat:kfj7ov4azjdwdhjjdfjdkf4laa