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Case Rep Urol. 2012;2012:236320. doi: 10.1155/2012/236320. Epub 2012 Apr 2.

Epididymal leiomyosarcoma: one case report.

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Department of Urology, Hassan II Teaching Hospital, Fes, Morocco.

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Epididymal leiomyosarcoma is very uncommon. Only 16 cases have been reported in the literature. There has never been a reported case of a patient with an African origin with this tumor. We report the medical history of a 70-year-old man who presented an enormous mass located in his epididymis. A tricut biopsy was performed which allowed histological confirmation of epididymal leiomyosarcoma after which the patient underwent excision of the mass. The patient died after the first round of chemotherapy.

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