RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING IN DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS OF TORSION AND INFECTIONS OF TESTIS AND EPIDIDYMIS REVISITED


ŞANLI Y., Adalet I., Tokmak H., Sanli O., Ziylan O., Cantez S.

MARMARA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.19, no.3, pp.132-134, 2006 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Journal Name: MARMARA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.132-134
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Differential diagnosis of acute scrotum especially with acute epididymis and testicular torsion should be made promptly, as testicular torsion is a true surgical emergency of the highest order. In this manuscript, two demonstrative cases introducing with acute scrotum and diagnosed with scintigraphy and color Doppler ultrasonography were presented to recall the knowledge.