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A 62 year old man with an inguinoscrotal swelling
  1. A Basu1,
  2. S Ranjith1,
  3. S Jagdish1,
  4. S C Sistla1,
  5. S Jayanthi2
  1. 1Department of General Surgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
  2. 2Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr A Basu
 Department of General Surgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India; adhishbasu{at}rediffmail.com

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A 62 year old manual labourer, resident of a filariasis endemic region, presented with complaints of a progressively increasing swelling in his right groin for one year. The swelling initially disappeared on lying down and reappeared on straining. He gave no history of difficulty in micturition, chronic cough, or constipation. He had undergone an inguinal hernia repair on the left side four years back. Family history …

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