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Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche 2016 October;175(10):431-3

Copyright © 2016 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English

Intrascrotal extratesticular plexiform neurofibroma

Fatih AKDEMIR 1, Erem ASIL 1, Aylin K. YAZGAN 2

1 Department of Urology, Atatürk Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey; 2 Department of Pathology, Atatürk Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey


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Plexiform neurofibroma originates from nerve roots in visceral organs and subcutaneous tissue. They are well-differentiated tumors observed together with systemic neurofibromatosis 1 disorder and rarely seen at intrascrotal localization. In this article, a pediatric patient is presented by scanning the literature, who was evaluated in our clinic as testicular torsion and 6 years old as a very rarely seen age for the disease.

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