scrotal exploration

scrotal exploration

Urology Scrotal palpation for evaluating infertility and presence of masses; SE may reveal testicular defects, obstruction, or congenital defects of vas deferens. See Infertility.
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A 2015 study found that the risk of chronic orchalgia in children who underwent scrotal exploration for acute scrotal pain occurs in 1.
However, a conservative approach has also been described in a patient with no locoregional disease to avoid a new scrotal exploration [16].
The diagnosis was not determined in only one case; thus, scrotal exploration was finally performed and an intact testiculus was observed.
Immediate or late scrotal exploration may be performed with or without orchiectomy.
Unfortunately, these symptoms overlap with other conditions including acute epididymo-orchitis, and quite often it is scrotal exploration that confirms the diagnosis.
One 12-year-old patient, who had scrotal exploration via an inguinal approach, had no block to ice assessed 60 minutes post-injection of 10 ml 0.
Additional diagnostic studies that are discussed include bone densitometry, pituitary imaging, genetic studies, testicular biopsy, and scrotal exploration.
Despite all the investigations, many of which are available only in few centers in India, early scrotal exploration remains to be one of the most important diagnostic as well a therapeutic modality.
reported a case of a 16-hour-old male who was originally thought to have testicular torsion and treated with scrotal exploration.
Spajic and colleagues (10) reported a case involving a 31-year-old man with acute scrotum in whom emergency scrotal exploration revealed a cholesterol granuloma of the epididymis.