Flashcards in Testicular problems Deck (12)
are undescended testes usually bilateral or unilateral?
what condition is associated with bilateral undescended testes?
what are the three types of undescended testes?
what are the complications of undescended testes?
increased risk of trauma and torsion
associated with hernias
what is the surgery for undescended testes?
orchidoplexy by dartos pouch procedure
what hormonal treatment can be used for testes in the inguinal canal?
what is the most common cause of testicular torsion?
usually secondary to exertion or minor trauma
what is the common presentation of testicular torsion?
sudden severe pain in one testis
hot, swollen, extremely tender testis
is testicular torsion a surgical emergency?
how long is the window to surgically treat a testicular torsion before function is lost?
what are differential diagnosis of testicular torsion?
torted hydatid of Morgagni