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A 37-year-old male asked:

14 months ago i had scrotal ultrasound for tc. came out clear. bus as tc is rare, could the doc have read the images wrong due to inexperience?

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Dr. Anil Khosla
Specializes in Radiology
Scrotal Ultrasound: Information is limited - why the ultrasound was done? Ultrasound is excellent in detecting a testicular mass. It may not always differentiate benign from malignant tumors. Ultrasound is always operator dependent..
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