EURORAD ESR

Case 2258

Ultrasound findings of penile fracture

Author(s)
Vessal S
 
Patient
male, 32 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    A longitudinal view of the right corpora cavernosum

    A tear in the tunica of the right corpora cavernosa is seen (indicated by an arrow) a few centimetres from the base of the penis. A small haematoma is seen to arise from the tear.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Longitudianal view of r ight corpora cavernosum;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    An oblique longitudinal view of the right corpora cavernosum

    The tunical tear is seen to run from the corpora cavernosum (indicated by an arrow)down to the junction of the spongiosum, but not involving the spongiosum. There is no free fluid collection to suggest urethral trauma.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Oblique longitudinal view of right corpora cavernosum.;
     
     
A tear in the tunica of the right corpora cavernosa is seen (indicated by an arrow) a few centimetres from the base of the penis. A small haematoma is seen to arise from the tear.
 
The tunical tear is seen to run from the corpora cavernosum (indicated by an arrow)down to the junction of the spongiosum, but not involving the spongiosum. There is no free fluid collection to suggest urethral trauma.
 
 
 
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