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Cite this page: Cystic dysplasia. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/testiscysticdysplasia.html. Accessed April 23rd, 2017.
Definition / General
- Rare congenital disorder with numerous irregular cystic spaces in mediastinum testis
- May be due to defect in connection between rete testis / seminiferous tubules and efferent tubules
- Sometimes associated with renal agenesis or dysplasia (ipsilateral)
- Cysts lined by flattened to cuboidal epithelium separated by incomplete connective tissue septa; resembles rete testis