Paediatric urology: Scoring system for testicular torsion


In a recent collaborative effort, urologists from the USA and Brazil have developed a novel scoring system for avoiding unnecessary ultrasonography–and associated delays to treatment—in children with suspected testicular torsion. Using this system, children are assigned a score from 0–7, with cumulative points awarded for testicular swelling (2 points… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrurol.2012.214