Scrotal wall abscess

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Diabetic with right hemiscrotal pain and swelling for a few days. Local purulent discharge for one day.

Patient Data

Age: 50-55Y
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

A collection with mobile echoes is noted in right hemiscrotal wall. Perilesional hypervascularity is noted. 

RIGHT inguinal reactive lymphadenopathy is noted.

Testis, epididymis, spermatic cord are normal bilaterally.

No hydrocele is noted on either side.

Case Discussion

Findings favour right hemiscrotal wall inflammation with an abscess formation. Only a part of wall was involved. No air foci were present in the wall.

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Case information

rID: 27785
Case created: 20th Feb 2014
Last edited: 9th Dec 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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