TITLE

Both-sided Large Abdominoscrotal Hydrocele Associated with Testicles Atrophy

AUTHOR(S)
Halilbasic, Amir; Hotic, Nesad; Skokic, Fahrija; Husaric, Edin; Rahmanovic, Emir; Halilbasic, Meliha
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Medical Archives / Medicinski Arhiv;2011, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p182
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Abdominoscrtoal hydrocele is unusual condition with large scrotal hydrocele, which communicates through narrow inguinal channel with abdominal component. Abdominoscrotal hydrocele is not a benign condition, because complications such as acute appendicitis, testicular dismorphism, ureterohydronephrosis, paratesticular malignity have been described earlier. This case study describes one year old boy with both-sided abdominoscrotal hydrocele. Abdominal masses connected with hydrocele need to induce a suspicion of this condition. Early diagnosis and existing surgical techniques for treatment of this disorder are the key factors in prevention of complications associated to this disorder.
ACCESSION #
66347085

 

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