A sperm granuloma is an extra testicular lump It is a

Document Sample
A sperm granuloma is an extra testicular lump It is a Powered By Docstoc
					A sperm granuloma is an extra testicular lump. It is a complication of a vasectomy occurring months or even years after the vasectomy.

Incidence These are not very common. Sex It is only found in males. Presentation They present as a lump or testicular pain. They are found at the site of the vasectomy or in the epididymis. The degree of pain can be severe. Differential Diagnosis The differential diagnosis is testicular tumours, epididymitis and epididymal cysts Treatment Surgical excision of the lump usually cures the condition. Complications Complications include wound infections and bruising. Further information Ewing Urology Clinic Fir Tree Close, Stretton Warrington Cheshire WA4 4LU Tel: 0845 600 1856 email: robert.ewing@ewingurologyclinic.co.uk website: www.ewingurologyclinic.co.uk


				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Stats:
views:775
posted:1/26/2010
language:English
pages:1
Description: A sperm granuloma is an extra testicular lump It is a