Scrotal ultrasonography: a predictor of complicated epididymitis requiring orchiectomy.

@article{See1988ScrotalUA,
  title={Scrotal ultrasonography: a predictor of complicated epididymitis requiring orchiectomy.},
  author={William A. See and Laurence A. Mack and John N. Krieger},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1988},
  volume={139 1},
  pages={55-6}
}
The decision between continued medical therapy and surgical exploration in patients with complicated epididymitis is difficult. We evaluated scrotal ultrasonography as a noninvasive aid in such problematic cases. During a 48-month period 95 patients were hospitalized for treatment of epididymitis; 23 underwent scrotal ultrasonography and 10 required… CONTINUE READING