Testicular Torsion – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care


Basics
Description

Twisting of testis and spermatic cord, resulting in acute ischemia:

Intravaginal torsion: Occurs within tunica vaginalis
Extravaginal torsion: Involves twisting of testis, cord, and processus vaginalis (especially in newborns) and in undescended testes

System(s) affected:…

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