Testicular torsion (gross pathology)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Acute scrotal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male
Pathology

Orchidectomy specimen demonstrating dusky, purple color to the testicular capsule, and hemorrhagic parenchyma, consistent with testicular torsion.

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Case information

rID: 10977
Published: 6th Oct 2010
Last edited: 30th Apr 2018
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