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Clinical Evaluation of Scrotal Disease

  • Carlo Trombetta
  • Giorgio Mazzon
  • Giovanni Liguori
  • Stefano Bucci
  • Giangiacomo Ollandini
  • Sara Benvenuto
  • Giuseppe Ocello
  • Renata Napoli
  • Emanuele Belgrano
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Abstract

The basic approach to the urological patient is still dependent on taking a complete history and an appropriate physical examination. A well-taken history frequently is sufficient to determine the correct diagnosis. Symptoms which have to be researched with attention are, in particular, pain, and sexual dysfunction. Physical examination should be performed conscientiously. Complete evaluation requires inspection of the breast, testis, vas deferens, and epididymis. In this chapter, those urologic symptoms and clinical signs which are apt to be brought to the physician’s attention would be discussed.

Keywords

Inguinal Hernia Erectile Dysfunction Necrotizing Fasciitis Spermatic Cord Premature Ejaculation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlo Trombetta
    • 1
  • Giorgio Mazzon
    • 1
  • Giovanni Liguori
    • 1
  • Stefano Bucci
    • 1
  • Giangiacomo Ollandini
    • 1
  • Sara Benvenuto
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Ocello
    • 1
  • Renata Napoli
    • 1
  • Emanuele Belgrano
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of UrologyUniversity of Trieste, Ospedale di CattinaraTriesteItaly

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