Ultrasonic Imaging of the Scrotum

  • J. Jellins
  • B. H. Barraclough


The ability of ultrasound to display the contents of the scrotum has proved beneficial in the pre-operative and clinical assessment of scrotal swellings. The technique enables abnormalities as small as a few millimetres to be recognised and is the only non-invasive technique which can successfully display the morphology of testicular lesions without any hazard to the patient.


Normal Testis Spermatic Cord Ultrasonic Imaging Granulomatous Lesion Left Testis 
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Copyright information

© American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine and Plenum Press, New York 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Jellins
    • 1
  • B. H. Barraclough
    • 2
  1. 1.Ultrasonics InstituteSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Royal North Shore HospitalSt. LeonardsAustralia

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