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Case 12962

Testicular ischaemia, a complication of hernioplasty

Author(s)
Alfredo Joaquín Laguna, María José Raya Nuñez, Lidia Nicolás Liza.

Hospital Universitario de Guadalajara,
SESCAM, Radiology;
Calle Donantes de Sangre S/N,
19002, Guadalajara, Spain;
Email:ajl990100@hotmail.com
 
Patient
male, 72 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Ultrasound findings
     

    Left testicle diffusely hypoechoic.

     
    Area of Interest: Genital / Reproductive system male; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;

    Absent flow Doppler in left testicle.

     
    Area of Interest: Genital / Reproductive system male; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;

    There is increased vascularity in the periphery of the left scrotum.

     
    Area of Interest: Genital / Reproductive system male; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;

    Right testicle with flow Doppler colour.

     
    Area of Interest: Genital / Reproductive system male; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
Left testicle diffusely hypoechoic.
 
Absent flow Doppler in left testicle.
 
There is increased vascularity in the periphery of the left scrotum.
 
Right testicle with flow Doppler colour.
 
 
 
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