Brucella epididymo-orchitis initially mimicking choledocholithiasis

Kurt, M.; Kuran, S.; Tekce, Y.; Sayilir, A.; Oztas, E.; Sasmaz, N.
August 2011
Infection;Aug2011, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p393
Academic Journal
The article presents a case study of a 52-year-old man with right upper and back quadrant pain with no nausea and fever. Ultrasonographic examination of the abdomen showed the presence of an 8.5 millimeter (mm) lymph node anterior to the celiac trunk and cholesterol crystals in the gallbladder. A scrotal ultrasound found an enlarged testis with thickening of the scrotal skin and hypoechoic echotexture.


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