Acute scrotum caused by vasitis with abscess formation in children with lower urological anomalies.

@article{Matsuda2010AcuteSC,
  title={Acute scrotum caused by vasitis with abscess formation in children with lower urological anomalies.},
  author={Masanori Matsuda and Yasuharu Ohno and Takayoshi Kanematsu and Tomayoshi Hayashi and Akira Satomi},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2010},
  volume={76 1},
  pages={
          49-52
        }
}
OBJECTIVES The major causes of acute scrotum include testicular torsion, torsion of an appendix testis, and epididymo-orchitis. Recently, we experienced rare cases of acute scrotum caused by vasitis. Such a condition has not been previously reported in the literature so we summarize our patients with acute scrotum and discuss the pathogenesis of these rare cases. METHODS Thirty-two pediatric patients were admitted to our institutions with a diagnosis of acute scrotum between 1997 and 2008… CONTINUE READING
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