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A Case of Testicular Rupture Diagnosed by Point-of-Care-Ultrasound

Indra, Sean MD; Kannikeswaran, Nirupama MD; Arora, Rajan MD

Section Editor(s): Deanehan, J. Kate MD, RDMS

doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000001192
Ultrasound Case Reviews
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Point-of-care ultrasound is an expanding diagnostic tool in the pediatric emergency department. We describe a case of testicular rupture diagnosed by ultrasound at the bedside, which led to prompt surgical intervention and repair.

From the Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI.

Disclosure: The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Reprints: Sean Indra, MD, 76 W Adams Ave, Apt 302 Detroit, MI 48226 (e-mail: seanindra@gmail.com).

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