Traumatic testicular torsion: case report

J Trauma. 1989 Mar;29(3):407-8.


Trauma has been reported as an infrequent cause of testicular torsion. A case of trauma-induced testicular torsion is reported and literature reviewed. The inclusion of torsion in the differential diagnosis of post-traumatic acute scrotal pain is important to ensure early appropriate management.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Orchiectomy
  • Spermatic Cord Torsion / etiology*
  • Wounds and Injuries / complications*