Testicular torsion and infarction

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


RIGHT sided testicular pain, vomiting. Symptoms started one week ago.

Patient Data

Age: 10-15Y
Gender: Male

Right testis :  32 x 20 x 19 mm; vol 6.6 ml. 

  • loss of normal echopattern
  • few anechoic clefts are seen
  • no focal lesion is seen
  • no flow is noted

RIGHT Moderate hydrocele with echoes. Thin septa are noted. 

Left  testis : normal is size - reflectivity - vascularity.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound findings of right testicular torsion and infarction.

Surgery within few hours confirmed a complete turns of the cord and infarcted testis.

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Case information

rID: 30107
Published: 19th Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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