Testicular torsion with consequent ischemia and infarction

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda


Right testicular pain 7 days ago.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Right testicular parenchyma shows heterogeneous echopattern, no flow by power Doppler study by comparing to the normal left one.

Intra-operative photo of neglected right testicular torsion with resultant ischemia/infarction.

Non-viable infarcted right testis post orchidectomy.

Case Discussion

Sequel of neglected right testicular torsion with consequent ischemia and infarction. It managed by orchidectomy.

The case is courtesy of Dr/ AbdulWahab Saleh Urology, Dr/ Leila Zitouni Radiology, Consultants, RCMC,  Thanks to Dr. Firas Alkistawi, Surgeon for the intraoperative photo.

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Case information

rID: 29045
Published: 28th Apr 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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