Venous infarction of the testis - a cause of non-response to conservative therapy in epididymo-orchitis

  • R.K. Rencken
  • D.J. du Plessis
  • L.S. De Haas


Acute epididymo-orchitis occasionally responds poorly to conservative measures. Testicular infarction may be one reason tor this complication. Ultrasonography and radionuclide scanning can elucidate the cause. A patient with this complication is described.


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