Spontaneous intratesticular hemorrhage: Two case descriptions and brief review of the literature

Sarel Gaur, Shweta Bhatt, Lorenzo Derchi, Vikram Dogra

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Abstract

Spontaneous intratesticular hemorrhage is an extremely rare entity with few prior reports in the literature. Although intratesticular hemorrhage in the setting of trauma or malignancy is common, spontaneous intratesticular hemorrhage has no identifiable risk factors. The sonographic appearance of spontaneous intratesticular hemorrhage poses a diagnostic dilemma because of its similarity to testicular malignancy. We present 2 cases of spontaneous intratesticular hemorrhage that were confirmed after unilateral orchiectomy and histologic examination.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)101-104
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Ultrasound in Medicine
Volume30
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2011

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Keywords

  • Acute scrotum
  • Cntrast-enhanced sonography
  • Scotal sonography
  • Testicular hemorrhage

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Medicine(all)

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