US in the assessment of acute scrotum

@inproceedings{DAndrea2013USIT,
  title={US in the assessment of acute scrotum},
  author={Alfredo D’Andrea and Francesco Coppolino and Elviro Cesarano and Anna Rita Russo and Salvatore Cappabianca and Eugenio Annibale Genovese and Paolo Fonio and Luca Macarini},
  booktitle={Critical ultrasound journal},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND The acute scrotum is a medical emergency . The acute scrotum is defined as scrotal pain, swelling, and redness of acute onset. Scrotal abnormalities can be divided into three groups , which are extra-testicular lesion, intra-testicular lesion and trauma. This is a retrospective analysis of 164 ultrasound examination performed in patient arriving in the emergency room for scrotal pain.The objective of this article is to familiarize the reader with the US features of the most common… CONTINUE READING
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