Neonatal testicular torsion

Testicular torsion in a 6 month old boy at operation irreversible ischemic changes in the testicle were found (there was a delay in treatment because a testicular torsion was not considered because of the patients young age) However a testicular torsion c

Clinical information

Painful swelling during a few days

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Testicular torsion in a 6 month old boy at operation irreversible ischemic changes in the testicle were found (there was a delay in treatment because a testicular torsion was not considered because of the patients young age) However a testicular torsion can occur at any age!

Testicular torsion
Testicular torsion
Testicular torsion
Testicular torsion
Normal testicle
Normal testicle
Normal vascularized testicle
Normal vascularized testicle

Testicular torsion in a 6 month old boy at operation irreversible ischemic changes in the testicle were found (there was a delay in treatment because a testicular torsion was not considered because of the patients young age)

Peritesticular flow but absent testicular flow
Peritesticular flow but absent testicular flow
Peritesticular flow but absent testicular flow
Peritesticular flow but absent testicular flow

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 6 months
  • Body part: Scrotum

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