Predictive role of hematologic parameters in testicular torsion

  title={Predictive role of hematologic parameters in testicular torsion},
  author={Mustafa G{\"u}nes and Mehmet Umul and Muammer Altok and Mehmet Akyuz and Cemal Selcuk Isoglu and Fatih Uruç and Bekir Aras and Alpaslan Akbaş and Ercan Baş},
  booktitle={Korean journal of urology},
PURPOSE To evaluate the predictive role of the neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR), platelet to lymphocyte ratio (PLR), mean platelet volume (MPV), and platelet count (PLT) in the diagnosis of testicular torsion (TT) and testicular viability following TT. MATERIALS AND METHODS We analyzed two study groups in this retrospective study: 75 patients with a diagnosis of TT (group 1) and 56 age-matched healthy subjects (group 2). We performed a complete blood count as a part of the diagnostic… CONTINUE READING


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