How to Ultrasound a Painful Testis and a Testicular Mass

  • Michael J. Weston


Essential considerations are: whether a mass is in the testis or not, whether the painful testis has increased or decreased vascularity, and whether the presenting symptoms, such as trauma, are masking an underlying lesion.


Tunica Albuginea Painful Testis Malignant Germ Cell Tumour Clinical Acumen Adenomatoid Tumour 
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Further Reading

  1. Allan PL, Baxter GM, Weston MJ, editors. Clinical ultrasound. 3rd ed. London: Churchill Livingstone; 2011: Chapter 31.Google Scholar
  2. Baxter G, Sidhu P, editors. Ultrasound of the urogenital system. Stuttgart: Thieme; 2006: Chapter 11.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologySt James’s University HospitalLeedsUK

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