Ultrasound

Ultrasound - day 2 of life

The left testis m...
The left testis measures mm 10.5 x 8.4 mm and volume 0.394 ml; the gonad shows heterogenously reduced echogenicity; the tunica albuginea appears thickened and appears echogenic due to calcification.
Modality: Ultrasound

- “ It is plausible that, torsion occurred at 30th week of pregnancy, just after the beginning of the descent of the testis in the inguinal canal. ”

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  • Testicular torsion - “ Testicular torsion occurs when a testicle torts on the spermatic cord resulting in the cutting off of blood supply. The most common symptom is acu...”

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