Radionuclide imaging in differential diagnosis of torsion and infections of testis and epididymis revisited

Yasemin Şanli, Işik Adalet, Handan Tokmak, Öner Şanli, Orhan Ziylan, Sema Cantez

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Differential diagnosis of acute scrotum especially with acute epididymis and testicular torsion should be made promptly, as testicular torsion is a true surgical emergency of the highest order. In this manuscript, two demonstrative cases introducing with acute scrotum and diagnosed with scintigraphy and color Doppler ultrasonography were presented to recall the knowledge.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)132-134
Number of pages3
JournalMarmara Medical Journal
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2006



  • Color Doppler ultrasonography
  • Radionuclide imaging
  • Testicular torsion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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