Journal of pediatric surgery
Testicular torsion is one of the most common causes of acute scrotum in pediatric age. The present study aimed to evaluate the role of preoperative manual detorsion in the management of testicular torsion. Retrospective data analysis of pediatric patients treated for acute testicular torsion at a tertiary center over the last 5 years. Manual detors...
African Journal of Urology
BackgroundThe study was carried out to determine the trend of referrals with testicular torsion; the pre-surgery duration of symptoms; the rate of orchidectomy; as well as the seasonality and the age-related laterality of testicular torsion.MethodsThis was a retrospective study conducted at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital using patients’ r...
Cirugia pediatrica : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Cirugia Pediatrica
La DM ecoguiada y orquidopexia diferida es una opción terapéutica en pacientes con TT de corta evolución. Es necesario series más amplias y realizar estudios prospectivos para establecer su seguridad y eficacia.
BackgroundIt was aimed to investigate the efficiency and reliability of the manual detorsion (MD) procedure in patients diagnosed with testicular torsion (TT).MethodsA retrospective analysis was made of the data of 57 patients diagnosed with TT, comprising 20 patients with successful MD (Group I), 28 patients who underwent emergency orchiopexy (Gro...