Scrotum

Known as: Scrotum/Scrotal, Scrotums 
A cutaneous pouch of skin containing the testicles and spermatic cords.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Human papillomaviruses (HPVs) cause genital warts and cancers in men. The natural history of HPV infection in men is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Infertility represents a major clinical problem and 50% of cases are attributable to the male partner. Testicular function is… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Male sexual behavior influences the rates of cervical dysplasia and invasive cervical cancer, as well as male human… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Ultrasonography (US) is usually the initial imaging modality for evaluation of pathologic conditions of the scrotum. However… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The ability of US to diagnose the pathogenesis of the acute scrotum is unsurpassed by any other imaging modality. It is the first… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
The extratesticular scrotal contents consist of the epididymis, spermatic cord, and fascia derived from the embryologic descent… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Impaired testicular descent (cryptorchidism) is one of the most frequent congenital abnormalities in humans, involving 2% of male… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
The evidence for the lower temperature of the testes of many mammals is summarized, and the reasons suggested for the descent of… (More)
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1991
1991
Color Doppler ultrasonography (US) is an increasingly important tool in the evaluation of the scrotum, especially in acute… (More)
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Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
The mechanism, whereby histamine and serotonin increase the permeability of blood vessels, was studied in the rat by means of the… (More)
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