What is the efficacy of surgical detorsion in the treatment of testicular torsion in older patients?

Updated: Aug 31, 2018
  • Author: Oreoluwa I Ogunyemi, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Similarly, if clinical evaluation reveals testicular torsion in an older patient, transfer the patient to the operating room for urgent scrotal exploration, regardless of the number of hours since the onset of presenting symptoms.


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