The acute scrotum: a review of 40 cases.

  title={The acute scrotum: a review of 40 cases.},
  author={Fawzi T. Abul and Hilal M Al-Sayer and Narayanaswamy Arun},
  journal={Medical principles and practice : international journal of the Kuwait University, Health Science Centre},
  volume={14 3},
OBJECTIVE To determine the relative importance of clinical presentation, laboratory studies, and ultrasonography in the diagnosis of acute scrotum, and to suggest an effective method of management. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Forty patients who were hospitalized between January 2002 and December 2002 for acute scrotum were studied with respect to history, physical examination, blood tests, urine analysis including culture, and scrotal ultrasonography with color Doppler study. RESULTS Epididymitis… CONTINUE READING

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