Peritesticular lipoma

Peritesticular lipoma is considered the most common benign tumor of the paratesticular tissues and spermatic cord (can comprising around 45% of paratesticular masses).

Clinical presentation

Often manifests as an incidentally discovered nontender scrotal mass. Can affect patients over a wide age range.

Radiographic features


Usually homogeneous hyperechoic but can vary in size


  • T1: has high signal intensity due to fat

See also