Testicular torsion

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Acute onset, non-traumatic origin of left scrotal pain for 2-3 hours.

Patient Data

Age: 17 years
Gender: Male

Left testis is enlarged, hypoechoic without any mass lesion. There is no flow in left testis. Twisted intrascrotal spermatic cord present. Right testis is normal.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound findings of testicular torsion was confirmed by surgery, which was done within one hour of ultrasound. However, the testis was not viable.

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Case information

rID: 49258
Published: 17th Nov 2016
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
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