KINDERRADIOLOGIE ONLINE - view radiology images and radiology cases
Lesen Sie diese Seite auf Deutsch   Read this page in English
The Peer Reviewed Pediatric Radiology Platform on the Web
ISSN: 1942-955X :: Publisher: EduRad ::Editor-In-Chief: Roland Talanow, MD, PhD  
Browse Browse || Search Search || Online Book Systematically Online Book Systematically || Discussion Forum Discussion Forum || News News || Submit a Case Submit a Case || Rules Rules |
Most Interesting Cases Most Interesting Cases || "Most Diligent" Authors "Most Diligent" Authors || Case of the Day Case of the Day || Teaching files Teaching files || Links Links |
Newsletter Newsletter || Start Start || Survey Survey || Your Opinion Your Opinion || My Profile My Profile || CME-Credits CME-Credits |
    Pediatric Radiology News / Ads / Jobs Get the Pediatric Radiology News as RSS feed !
    Send us your news or ads for free
  • Comparison of left ventricular function assessment between echocardiography and MRI in Duchenne musc... (Pediatr Radiol)
  • Radiation-Induced Moyamoya Syndrome after Proton Beam Therapy in the Pediatric Patient: A Case Serie... (Pediatr Neurosurg)
  • Ultrasound-guided reduction of intussusception: a safe and effective method performed by pediatric s... (Pediatr Surg Int)
  • CME Kurs: Paediatric Body MRI

  • CME course: Paediatric Body MRI

  • Universitätsklinikum Jena sucht eine Ärztin/einen Arzt in Weiterbildung in Vollzeit

  • Kinderspital Zürich sucht Oberärztin / Oberarzt (100 %)

  • Kinderradiologische Oberärztin / Oberarzt gesucht

  • 2 Stellen in der Kinderradiologie - 1 Assistenzärztin/Assistenzarzt und 1 Oberärztin/Oberarzt in Voll- oder Teilzeit

  • Senior Paediatric Radiologist in Pediatric Radiology section needed

  • Facharzt als Oberärztin / Oberarzt in Sektion Kinderradiologie gesucht

  • Stellenangebot für Assistenzarzt (m/w) zur Facharztausbildung für RADIOLOGIE und/oder KINDERRADIOLOGIE

  • „Fellow“-Stelle zur Weiterbildung in Pädiatrischer Radiologie am Kinderspital Zürich

  • Fellow-Stelle Pädiatrische Neuroradiologie

  • FFF Kinderradiologie - Muskuloskelettale Radiologie im Kindesalter (Fit für den Facharzt)

  • Assistenzarzt für Kinderradiologe gesucht an Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Kiel

  • Turnusarzt (m/w) in Ausbildung zum Facharzt (m/w) für Radiologie

  • Assistenzarzt (m/w) zur Weiterbildung im Schwerpunkt Kinderradiologie

  • Send us your news or ads for free

    Get the Pediatric Radiology News as RSS feed !


    Radiolopolis

    The dynamic Radiology community for education, research and practice


     

    Go to the top of the page   ID: 20030311145908 Original case in english  More links about this topic on Pubmed (PubMed Reader)
    Add this case to your RSS feeder: Subscribe to RSS feed Add to Yahoo Add to Google Add to AOL Add to Furl Subscribe to Feed Burner feed

    Bookmark and Share


    | The Authors | Discussion | Write a Comment to this Case |
    | Evaluate this Case | Recommend this Case to a Colleague | Survey Results |
    | Citation | Similar Cases | Similar Cases in the Internet | Images to this Case |
     
    Idiopathic acute scrotal edema
    Dirk Schaper, V Hofmann. Idiopathic acute scrotal edema. PedRad [serial online] vol 3, no. 3.
    URL: www.PedRad.info/?search=20030311145908


     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesImages to this case: There are Ultrasound-images available for this case. [ Ultrasound ] View all modalities [ All ]   
     Pediatric Radiology CasesAuthor/s:

    Dirk Schaper, V. Hofmann (Halle/S.)  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesEmail Address:

    Viewable for logged on visitors (Log on)  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesAge:

    7 Years  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesGender:

    Male  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesRegion-Organ:

    Pelvis-Testis  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesMost likely etiology:

    unknown  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesHistory:

    7 year-old boy with acute swelling and redness of the left hemiscrotum without apparent cause. Slight tension tenderness.
    Blood count, CRP, BSR normal.  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesPathomorphology or Pathophysiology of this disease :

    Etiology unknown, possible connection to an allergic reaction in the course of a purpura Schoenlein-Hennoch (symptom has been described various times).  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesRadiological findings:


     Ultrasound <- view Ultrasound

    Ultrasound 1: B-mode depiction of the massively thickened scrotal wall, striped, heterogenic marking, partly decreased echoes as an expression of an edema. Testicles and epididymis inconspicuous.



    Ultrasound 2 <- view Ultrasound 2

    Ultrasound 2: Doppler sonography, considerable increase in vascularisation of the scrotal wall, vascularisation in the testicles and epididymis was inconspicuous.

     

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesDiagnosis confirmation:

    Total constellation (Consens)  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesWhich DD would be also possible with the radiological findings:

    Scrotal swelling in an inflammatory disease. Fournier's gangrene.  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesCourse / Prognosis / Frequency / Other :

    After other scrotal or testicular causes and self-limiting illnesses were dismissed, immobilization and local cooling. The patient recovered quickly.
    In up to 90% - one-sided with obvious preference of the left side.  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesComments of the author about the case:

    Through shown sonographic examinations and the use of doppler sonography, one can avoid unneccessary surgical revisions.  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesFirst description / History:

    vist,O. Swelling of the scrotum in infants and children, and nonspecific epididymitis. A study of 158 cases. Acta Chir Scand 110:417-421, 1956  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesLiterature:

    1. Medline: Medline
    Baruch Klin, Gad Lotan, Yigal Efrati, Lev Zlotkevich, Simon Strauss
    Acute idiopathic srotal edema in children - revisited
    J Ped Surg Vol 37 No8 2002 1200-1202  

     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesKeywords:

    Testicles, acute scrotum, scrotal edema, testis, idiopathic acute scrotal edema, idiopathic, acute scrotal edema, testicular pain, swelling, redness, child, childhood, pediatric radiology  

     
     Pediatric Radiology Cases Cite this article:

    Dirk Schaper, V Hofmann. Idiopathic acute scrotal edema. PedRad [serial online] vol 3, no. 3.
    URL: www.PedRad.info/?search=20030311145908  

     
     Pediatric Radiology Cases Read similar articles: with corresponding keywords
    in the same field: Pelvis-Testis
    or in the region: Pelvis
    or in the tissue/organ: Testis
    or with the etiology: unknown
     
     Pediatric Radiology CasesImages to this case: There are Ultrasound-images available for this case. [ Ultrasound ] View all modalities [ All ]   
     
    Idiopathic acute scrotal edema
    Dirk Schaper, V Hofmann. Idiopathic acute scrotal edema. PedRad [serial online] vol 3, no. 3.
    URL: www.PedRad.info/?search=20030311145908


     

    Search similar cases in:
    More links about this topic on Pubmed  More links about this topic on Yahoo  More links about this topic on Altavista  More links about this topic on MSN  More links about this topic on Google  More links about this topic on Fireball

    Peer-reviewed Radiology Search



    Idiopathic acute scrotal edema
    Other cases by these authors:

    Search Dirk Schaper in Medline Dirk Schaper (43)   
    Search V. Hofmann in Medline V. Hofmann (17)   

    Idiopathic acute scrotal edema  
     
    Idiopathic acute scrotal edema
    Dirk Schaper, V Hofmann. Idiopathic acute scrotal edema. PedRad [serial online] vol 3, no. 3.
    URL: www.PedRad.info/?search=20030311145908


     

    Which diagnosis have other collegues guessed?


    • Epididymitis
      Votes: 1 (4 %)


    • Testicular Torsion
      Votes: 1 (4 %)


    • Scrotal wall phlegmon
      Votes: 11 (44 %)


    • Idiopathic scrotal wall edema
      Votes: 12 (48 %)



        Total answers: 25

     
    Idiopathic acute scrotal edema
    Dirk Schaper, V Hofmann. Idiopathic acute scrotal edema. PedRad [serial online] vol 3, no. 3.
    URL: www.PedRad.info/?search=20030311145908


     

    Medical Dictionary
    Search in medical dictionary for
    Or type in a keyword
    ( Provided by The On-Line Medical Dictionary )




    How interesting was this case for you?
    (10 = most interesting || 1 = less interesting)
     
    Idiopathic acute scrotal edema
    Dirk Schaper, V Hofmann. Idiopathic acute scrotal edema. PedRad [serial online] vol 3, no. 3.
    URL: www.PedRad.info/?search=20030311145908


     




    Discussion >> Write Comment <<



      There are no comments available regarding this case.





     Write a comment to this case (With * marked fields have to be filled)

    Type in this number: 6137

    Name: *

    E-Mail:

    Website:

    Subject: *

    Text: *




     
      Pediatric Radiology Discussion Get the Pediatric Radiology Discussion as RSS feed !
      To the discussion forum
      To the discussion forum

      Get the Pediatric Radiology Discussion as RSS feed !

      © 2001-2016   www.kinderradiologie-online.de
      In cooperation with © Radiolopolis - Radiology Search - Radiology Teacher - PubMed Reader - Annotate - Radiology Lectures & Tutorials - Radiology Boards Preparation - Pediatric Radiology Links - Pediatric Radiology Information - Emergency Radiology - Lung Cancers - USMLE Forums - Cancer Staging Information - Chest Radiology - Radiology Case Report Journal
      For suggestions and questions: information@kinderradiologie-online.de
      Add this site to your favorites (CTRL+D)