Testicle ischemia resulting from an inguinal hernia.

  title={Testicle ischemia resulting from an inguinal hernia.},
  author={Yagnesh Desai and Brian J Tollefson and Lindsey Mills and Robert J Galli},
  journal={The Journal of emergency medicine},
  volume={43 5},
BACKGROUND Scrotal pain in the emergency department (ED) should be evaluated rapidly for sources that may cause irreversible testicular ischemia. OBJECTIVES This case report discusses a patient presenting with a large inguinal hernia causing testicle ischemia. CASE REPORT A 48-year-old man with a 1-year history of a large right-sided indirect inguinal… CONTINUE READING