Histopathologic examination showed disseminated chorioamnionitis and associated funiculitis
with large numbers of nonflagellated parasites.
Two placentas showed massive retroplacental hematomas; seven showed extensive infarction; and four exhibited large dilated vascular cavitations, severe vasculitis, chorioamnionitis, and funiculitis
. Cord insertion was marginal in eight, paracentral in three, and velamentous in two.
Pseudosarcomatous myofibroblastic proliferations of the spermatic cord ("proliferative funiculitis
"): histologic and immunohistochemical analysis of a distinctive entity.
Alderman does not mention a condition that can be mistaken for a complication of vasectomy, funiculitis
, an infection caused by refluc of infected urine into the vas.
Other detected inflammatory pathology include scrotal filariasis 4 cases, acute orchitis 04 cases (11.1%), chronic epididymitis, 3 cases (8.3%), scrotal wall inflammation 02 cases (04%), acute epididymitis 03 cases (8.3%), Fournier's gangrene 05 (10%) and funiculitis
are noted in 02 cases each (04%).
Acute presentation of genital filariasis is rarely seen and includes acute funiculitis
, orchitis and epididymitis (2).
Chronic disease in endemic communities can manifest in men in the form of genital damage, especially hydrocele, funiculitis
, epididymitis and elephantiasis of the penis and scrotum.
Differential diagnosis of funiculitis
, incarcerated hernia and the infected encysted hydrocele of the cord was made.