Microlithiasis and malignant tumors

Severe microlithiasis of both testes with a small hypoechoic mass in the left testis that proved to be a pure seminoma

Clinical Info

Gynaecomastia. The family doctor wanted to rule out a malignancy although there was no palpable mass

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Severe microlithiasis of both testes with a small hypoechoic mass in the left testis that proved to be a pure seminoma

Severe microlithiasis of the right and left testis

Atrophic right testis
Atrophic right testis
Atrophic right testis
Atrophic right testis
Left testis
Left testis
Left testis
Left testis

The small mass is not much stiffer than the surrounding tissue and is vascularized

The patient also had bilateral gynaecomastia

Right side
Right side
Left side
Left side
Right side
Right side
Left side
Left side

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 34
  • Body part: Scrotum

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System