The crucial steps we took into account when performing this surgery were: clamping the cord immediately after inguinal exploration, revealing the tumor after tunica vaginalis and albuginea
incision, and completely excising it together with its pseudocapsule, and sending one half of the sample to the FSA and the other half to the permanent pathological examination.
Bajo el epitelio se encuentra una delgada capa de tejido conectivo denso constituyendo la tunica albuginea
semejante a lo observado en la gallina (Fudge; Bacha & Bacha, 2001).
Compressive and traumatic disruption of the tunica albuginea
by expansile and infiltrative neoplastic cells or fibrous adhesions of coelomic viscera may have enhanced the exfoliation and consequent implantation of neoplastic cells on the ventricular serosa.
(5) evaluated 200 patients with scrotal diseases on a 1.5 T system, including various benign scrotal entities: 17 cases of pseudotumor of the tunica albuginea
, 56 cases of acute epididymitis/epididymoorchitis, two cases of tuberculous (TB) epididymitis, one case of orchitis with abscess, seven cases of testicular torsion, 11 cases of trauma, six cases of undescended testis, one lipoma, 20 cases of hydrocele/spermatocele, three cases of varicocele and four cases of scars from previous surgery.
Penile hematomas that continue to expand should be explored to determine if the origin of the hemorrhage is a rent in the tunica albuginea
. A stallion whose prepuce or penis has be traumatized, should be isolated from mares until the wound has healed.
(23) with alloxan-induced diabetic rabbits resulted in a significant increase in [ET.sub.B] after 6 months of diabetes and a non-significant increase of [ET.sub.A] diffused by the corpora cavernosa in the microvasculature located at the edge of the cavernosum corpus and tunica albuginea
. Bell et al.
Peyronie's disease was diagnosed in three patients (14.29%) with plaques in tunica albuginea
, which were visible in gray scale and palpable on lateral and anterior surface, but no characteristic abnormal curvature of the penis or discomfort during Doppler evaluation noted.
Caption: Figure 1: (a) Suturing the dorsal buccal graft on the tunica albuginea
. (b) Placement and suturing in the urethra of the ventral buccal graft.
Upon opening the right tunica albuginea
, the testis was normal colored, and the spermatic cord did not experience torsion.
The tunica albuginea
appeared intact and there was slightly increased Doppler flow in the rest of the testis.
Biopsies were taken for intraoperative frozen section which showed benign inflammatory fibrotic tissue, so the lesion was completely excised and the tunica albuginea