Testicular torsion

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Sudden onset of scrotal and abdominal pain one and a half hours ago. Nausea.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male


Normal Doppler trace on right. No Doppler trace on left.

Left sided reactive hydrocoele. Findings consistent with testicular torsion.

Case Discussion

The patient was taken to theater by the urologists and a left testicular torsion was confirmed.

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Case information

rID: 27243
Published: 24th Jan 2014
Last edited: 18th Dec 2019
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