Undescended testicle

Case contributed by Dr Servet Kahveci


Incidental finding in a patient presenting with right flank pain

Patient Data

Age: 5 years
Gender: Male

There is an asymmetric oval soft tissue density in the left inguinal canal, confirmed to be an undescended left testicle on sonographic examination.

No other abnormality in the urinary tract.

Case Discussion

Undescended testicle is usually located in the inguinal canal. If untreated, the risk of infertility and cancer increases.

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Case information

rID: 64687
Published: 1st Jan 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded
Institution: Sevgi Private Hospital

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