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Scrotal pain and enlargement

    Author: Carlo Catalano, MD, Rome, Italy
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis
    5. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 73-year-old man presented with lower quadrant abdominal pain, as well as bilateral scrotal
      pain and enlargement.

    • No abnormality was found with standard laboratory tests.
    • Doppler ultrasonography showed bilateral enlargement of the upper testicular pole (epididymis),
      which had a hypoechoic appearance spotted with calcifications.

    • Contrast-enhanced CT was performed.