Testicular varicocele (pediatric)

Case contributed by Ian Bickle


Uncomfortable lump in left hemiscrotum. Varicocele?

Patient Data

Age: 14 years
Gender: Male

Collection of dilated serpinginous veins at the lower pole of the left testicle with intense Doppler flow exacerbated by the Valsalva maneuver.

Normal left testicle.

Normal right hemiscrotum.


Case Discussion

A sizable varicocele meriting urological opinion in a young adult.

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