Gonadal brucellar abscess: imaging and clinical findings in 3 cases and review of the literature.

@article{Ko2007GonadalBA,
  title={Gonadal brucellar abscess: imaging and clinical findings in 3 cases and review of the literature.},
  author={Zafer Koç and Tuba Yeter Turunc and Can Boğa},
  journal={Journal of clinical ultrasound : JCU},
  year={2007},
  volume={35 7},
  pages={395-400}
}
We report the cases of 3 patients with brucellar gonadal abscess who were examined with gray-scale and color Doppler sonography. In these 3 cases, sonography revealed a thick-walled avarian (n = 2) or testicular (n = 1) abscess. Duplex Doppler sonography indicated a low-resistance type of flow in all 3 patients. The diagnosis of brucellar gonadal abscess is difficult, because it may have a misleading tumor-like appearance. Awareness of the imaging findings of gonadal abscess in patients with… CONTINUE READING

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