Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Two days of right testicular pain.

Patient Data

Age: 76-year-old
Gender: Male

Scrotal ultrasound

The right testicle is slightly enlarged and shows increased vascularity, but no focal lesions. Left testicle is normal in appearances and perfusion. Right testis size: 41 x 33 x 37 mm - V. ~ 26 ml Left testis size: 41 x 30 x 32 mm - V. ~ 20 ml 

The small bilateral avascular extra-testicular focus in the tunica space are probable scrotoliths. 

The right epididymis is enlarged and shows increased vascularity. Left epididymis is normal in size and echotexture, without focal lesion.

HYDROCELE: bilateral, larger on the right. 

Testicular skin is diffusely thickened on the right.

Case Discussion

Sonographic features of right epididymo-orchitis.

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Case information

rID: 52427
Published: 14th Apr 2017
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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