Normal scrotal scintigraphy

Case contributed by Dr Matt A. Morgan


Enlarged, indurated testicle.

Patient Data

Age: 60-65Y
Gender: Male
Nuclear medicine

Dynamic images of the scrotum were acquired in the anterior projection at 1 second per frame for 60 seconds immediately after injection with autologous red blood cells labeled with 25 mCi of Tc-99m pertechnetate. 

Anterior and posterior planar static images of the pelvis were also obtained.

No foci of abnormally decreased tracer activity in the scrotum characteristic of testicular torsion.

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Case information

rID: 47606
Published: 23rd Aug 2016
Last edited: 23rd Aug 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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