A CASE REPORT OF METACHRONOUS METASTATIC TESTICULAR CANCER OF COLORECTAL ORIGIN

Authors

  • Kadhim Faruq Namiq Hiwa Cancer Hospital, Directorate of Health, Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.
  • Fadhil Ahmed Mohaildeen Sulaimani Polytechnic University, Technical College of Health, Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.
  • Shalaw Hamaali Abdalla Hiwa Cancer Hospital, Directorate of Health, Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.
  • Mateen Maarouf Mansour Department of Histopathology, Shorsh General Hospital, Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.
  • Kawa Abdallah Mahmood Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.17656/jsmc.10172

Keywords:

Colorectal cancer, Testicular metastasis, Chemotherapy

Abstract

Metastatic testicular neoplasm is rare and carries poor prognosis compared to primary germ cell tumours. Colorectal cancers usually metastasize to the liver, lungs, skeletal system, brain and adrenals, whereas only 8% of all metastatic testicular lesions are from colorectal cancer origin. Several histopathological features and mechanisms of metastasis to the testicles have been stated in the literature.

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Published

2018-10-15

How to Cite

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Namiq K, Mohaildeen F, Abdalla S, Mansour M, Mahmood K. A CASE REPORT OF METACHRONOUS METASTATIC TESTICULAR CANCER OF COLORECTAL ORIGIN. JSMC [Internet]. 2018 Oct. 15 [cited 2024 Jul. 15];8(3):217-21. Available from: https://jsmc.univsul.edu.iq/index.php/jsmc/article/view/jsmc-10172

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