Bell clapper deformity

Dr Daniel J Bell and Radswiki et al.

A bell clapper deformity is a predisposing factor in testicular torsion in which the tunica vaginalis joins high on the spermatic cord, leaving the testis free to rotate. Bell clapper deformity predisposes to intravaginal torsion of the testis.

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Article information

rID: 15617
System: Urogenital
Tag: stub, refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Bell clapper's deformity
  • Bell clapper deformities
  • Bellclapper deformity

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