Idiopathic scrotal hematoma simulating a testicular torsion, in association with cryptorchidism : US findings

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Crisci, Vincenzina; Esposito, Ciro; Giurin, Ida; Vitale, Valerio; Vallone, Gianfranco;
  • Publisher: International Scientific Literature, Inc.
  • Journal: volume 79, pages 219-221issn: 1733-134X, eissn: 1899-0967
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4108190, doi: 10.12659/PJR.890915
  • Subject: spermatic cord torsion | color | ultrasonography | cryptorchidism | Ultrasonography, Doppler, Color | Case Report | Doppler
    mesheuropmc: endocrine system | body regions | urologic and male genital diseases | urogenital system | endocrine system diseases

Summary Background An acute scrotum concerns endoscrotal organs (testicles, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis) and is characterized by pain, swelling and hyperemia of the hemi-scrotum. It represents one of the most common surgical emergencies in children often caused by ... View more
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