Acute appendicitis presenting as acute left scrotal pain: Diagnostic considerations

Stanley A. Wilkins, Lawrence E. Holder, Rajesh V. Raiker, Theodore H. Wilson

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Abstract

To our knowledge this is the first case of acute perforated appendicitis presenting as acute left scrotal pain described in the literature. In addition, this case involved a unique false positive radionuclide scrotal scan for testicular torsion, which is also reported and discussed for the first time.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)634-636
Number of pages3
JournalUrology
Volume25
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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    Wilkins, S. A., Holder, L. E., Raiker, R. V., & Wilson, T. H. (1985). Acute appendicitis presenting as acute left scrotal pain: Diagnostic considerations. Urology, 25(6), 634-636. https://doi.org/10.1016/0090-4295(85)90300-0