scrotal elephantiasis


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scrotal elephantiasis

Swelling of the scrotum, usually as a result of infection of the pelvic lymphatics by filaria. Synonym: chyloderma
See also: elephantiasis
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Abdominal-pelvic computed tomography showed no evidence of lymphadenopathy or malignancy throughout abdomen and pelvis in keeping with idiopathic scrotal elephantiasis.
Three chronic manifestations of Bancroftian filariasis, hydrocele, limb elephantiasis and scrotal elephantiasis were observed.
Other presenting features include as scrotal elephantiasis and gangrene (6).