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Zinner syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Utkarsh Kabra

Presentation

Infertility

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Left ejaculatory duct obstruction with cystic dilatation of the left seminal vesicle and vas deferens. Left ureterocele is seen, possibly opening into the dilated left seminal vesicle. These are hyperintense on T1 suggesting hemorrhagic / proteinaceous contents.
Dilated left vas deferens is seen to extend anteriorly up to the superior aspect of the
left inguinal canal.
Left kidney is not visualized in the left renal fossa.
Left testis is not visualized in the left hemiscrotum and is possibly seen in the left iliac region.

Case Discussion

Overall findings are suggestive of Zinner syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 87192
Published: 23rd Feb 2021
Last edited: 24th Feb 2021
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Getwell Poly Clinic & Hospital

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