NCPD ArticleTesticular Torsion From Emergent Recognition to Postoperative Care ManagementStoltzfus, Lauren E. DNP, RN, CNE; Von Colln-Appling, Christina PhD, RN, CNS; Infanti Mraz, Megan A. PhD, RN Author Information Lauren E. Stoltzfus, DNP, RN, CNE West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA. Christina Von Colln-Appling, PhD, RN, CNS West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA. Megan A. Infanti Mraz, PhD, RN West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA. The authors declare no conflict of interest. Correspondence: Megan A. Infanti Mraz, PhD, RN, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 155 University Ave, Office 317 West Chester, PA 19383. E-mail: [email protected] Supplement digital content is available for this article. Direct URL citations are provided in the HTML and PDF versions of this article. Journal of Pediatric Surgical Nursing 11(4):p 126-129, 10/12 2022. | DOI: 10.1097/JPS.0000000000000358 Buy CME Test Metrics Abstract Testicular tuition is a genital urinary emergency that can lead to unfortunate patient outcomes. Care for these patients in a timely and effective manner will promote better patient outcomes. The purpose of this article is to discuss symptomology and clinical presentation of testicular torsion. Risk factors associated with testicular torsion and diagnostics are presented. Furthermore, emergent and effective nursing care in the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative processes is reviewed. Nursing implications as it relates to best practices and evidence-based care are presented for the nurse generalist and advanced practice nurse. Copyright © 2022 American Pediatric Surgical Nursing Association, Inc.