Transverse testicular ectopia: a rare association with inguinal hernia

@inproceedings{Dahal2014TransverseTE,
  title={Transverse testicular ectopia: a rare association with inguinal hernia},
  author={Prakash Dahal and Rabin Koirala and Neeraj Subedi},
  booktitle={Journal of surgical case reports},
  year={2014}
}
Transverse testicular ectopia (TTE) is a rare anomaly that is commonly associated with inguinal hernia. Most of the reported cases are in children with very few reported cases in adults. We report a case of 42 years, fertile male, who presented with left reducible inguinal hernia. During surgery, he was found to have a left indirect inguinal hernia with TTE with both testes on the left side. Hernioplasty and bilateral orchidopexy were performed. He had an uneventful recovery. Most of these… CONTINUE READING