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Objectives Anat & Hist Congenital Vascular Neoplasms
 

Objectives

  1. Gross Anatomy and Histology

After completing this section you will be able to:

  • List the various parts and structures that form the testis
  • describe the basic gross anatomy and histology of the testis
  1. Congenital Anomalies

After completing this section you will know:

  • the gross and histologic features of undescended testis
  • the clinical implications of the abnormality
  • the correct procedure when crytorchidism is detected in an adult and why
  1. Vascular Disturbances

After completing this section you will be able to:

  • describe the common vascular disturbances that affect the testis
  • describe clinical features and importance of these lesions
  1. Neoplasms
  1. Germ Cell Tumors

After completing this section you will:

  • know the classification of testicular germ cell tumors and how they originate
  • know the commonest type
  • be able to describe clinical and histologic features
  • know which tumor produces which marker
  • predict possible clinical outcomes and response to treatment
  1. Sex Cord-Stromal Tumors

After completing this section you will:

  • know the sex cord-stromal tumors of the testis
  • know their hormonal effects
  • describe clinical features
  • describe their biologic behavior

 
Objectives Anat & Hist Congenital Vascular Neoplasms