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Case 1762

Testicular torsion

Author(s)
N. Ramesh, N. El-Saeity, G. D. Hurley
 
Patient
male, 18 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Ultrasound of the affected testis
     

    Doppler showing no colour flow, hence non-vascular testis.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound of the affected testis;

    Ultrasound showing twist of the spermatic cord, a reliable sign of torsion.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound of the affected testis;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Ultrasound of the non affected testis
     

    Normal testis with normal echogenicity.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound of the non affected testis;

    Doppler study showing normal flow in the testis.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound of the non affected testis;
     
     
Doppler showing no colour flow, hence non-vascular testis.
 
Ultrasound showing twist of the spermatic cord, a reliable sign of torsion.
 
Normal testis with normal echogenicity.
 
Doppler study showing normal flow in the testis.
 
 
 
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