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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology 28 years experience
Manual rotation.: Non-surgical correction can sometimes be done by manually rotating the testicle in the opposite direction (outward, towards the thigh). If this is in... Read More
Dr. James Lin
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No...: Surgical fix or removal of the twisted testis is mandatory so nothing can be done to avert it. Be real, face it, move, and live on. Best wish...

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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Reduction: Some torsions (twisting) can "un-twist" themselves after a few seconds. Torsions are incredibly painful, & resolution of pain can mean the problem... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Twisted Junk: Testicular torsion is the twisting of the cords that run from the body to the testicle. This twisting cuts off the bllod supply and if not corrected, ... Read More
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 22 years experience
Torsion: Testicle can twist and lose blood flow....This is an emergency because testes need blood or they will dead..And then you can lose that testicle.
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A dangling testis...: It's a dangling testis like a bell-clapper hinging below inguinal canal from inborn poor fixation of testis supposedly to the scrotal wall so it twist... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Unclear, but...: Real reason is unclear, but fact/experience tells it occurs in men with inborn poor fixation to the sac so to form so-called bell-clapper deformity of... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
Urology 16 years experience
Depends on age.: Testicular torsion has two peak incidences: a small one in the neonatal period and a large one during puberty, but it can occur at any age. The incide... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Yes: Testicular torsion is a medical/surgical emergency. Torsion refers to a twisting of the testicle on its own blood supply, effectively cutting off oxy... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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No, but...: Although the description of testicular torsion in urology textbook usually depicts its full-blown one-way process ; pictures, and calls for emergent a... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Bell-clapper testis: Some men have a testis that hangs loosely within the tunica vaginalis which is membrane around testis. Torsion can occur if the membrane is attached u... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Unknown...: It is unclear if being genetic or hereditary. Clinically, this concern is irrelevant to clinical judgment and care. In fact, professional alert and vi... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Urology 27 years experience
Twisting of testicle: Testicular torsion is a twisting of the blood supply (spermatic cord) that feeds the testicle. When this occurs, no blood is supplied to the testicle ... Read More

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