Testicular torsion.

  title={Testicular torsion.},
  author={Erika N Ringdahl and Lynn Teague},
  journal={American family physician},
  volume={74 10},
Each year, testicular torsion affects one in 4,000 males younger than 25 years. Early diagnosis and definitive management are the keys to avoid testicular loss. All prepubertal and young adult males with acute scrotal pain should be considered to have testicular torsion until proven otherwise. The finding of an ipsilateral absent cremasteric reflex is the most accurate sign of testicular torsion. Torsion of the appendix testis is more common in children than testicular torsion and may be… CONTINUE READING
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