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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Escoffery, Carlos T.; Shirley, Suzanne E.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Pathology
Article Title
Testicular metastases from carcinoma of the prostate
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
Translated Title
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
1999
Volume ID
48
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
235-37
Language
eng
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ISSN
0043-3144
Notes
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Abstract
Secondary testicular tumours are uncommon and most originate from prostatic carcinoma. A retrospective study of the clinico-pathological features of prostatic carcinoma metastatic to the testes was conducted in the Department of Pathology, University of the West Indies, Jamaica, for the period June 1958 to January 1998. Metastatic prostatic carcinoma was seen in 1.4% of the 284 orchiectomy specimens examined. A brief review of the literature related to this entity was undertaken.....
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