Ultrasound diagnosis: intra-abdominal torsion of a non-neoplastic testicle in a cryptorchid dog
Hecht, S.; King, R.; Tidwell, A.S.; Gorman, S.C.
Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound: the Official Journal of the American College of Veterinary Radiology and the International Veterinary Radiology Association 45(1): 58-61
A 6-month-old male bilaterally cryptorchid Boxer was examined for acute abdominal pain. The results of physical examination, laboratory testing, and ultrasonographic examination are presented. Intra-abdominal testicular torsion was suspected and confirmed at surgery. No evidence of neoplasia was found at histopathologic examination of the twisted testicle. A discussion of testicular torsion is presented.